Erie Materials, a regional distributor of building materials in New York and Pennsylvania, has made several promotions and new hires. BRENDAN PFEIFER was promoted to inside sales at the Auburn location. He has worked in the warehouse since October 2018. Pfeifer has previous experience in customer service and counter sales. BILL MILLER has been promoted to operations manager of the Utica branch, replacing Frank Montana, who is retiring after 24 years of service. Miller has more than 35 years of experience in the building-materials industry and joined Erie Materials in 1999 as a territory manager. MITCH GHEZZI has been promoted to territory manager at the Utica branch. He has served in various sales roles in both building-materials manufacturing and distribution over the past 13 years. Ghezzi joined Erie Materials in February 2020. BARBARA DIANGELO joined Erie Materials’ human-resources team in Syracuse. She holds a dual certification as a professional in human resources from SHRM and HRCI and has human-resources experience in several industries. BOB BUSCH has been promoted to warehouse manager at the company’s distribution center in Syracuse. He has been with Erie Materials for 10 years and was promoted to assistant warehouse manager in 2013. PAUL WHITE, JR. has been promoted to assistant warehouse manager at the distribution center. He joined Erie Materials in June 2012 and has handled a variety of tasks.