LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 10, 2013) - Today, Hannibal Industries is proud to announce its Vice President, Steve Rogers as the President of the Rack Manufacturer's Institute, Inc. (RMI). Serving as the liaison between RMI and the Material Handling Industry (MHI), Rogers' responsibilities include continuing to build relations between the two groups and to promote RMI within the material handling industry.

"Steve is a great asset to our RMI team and has been a great leadership presence over the last few years. We look forward to all of the great things he will accomplish for RMI as president," said Jeff Woroniecki, MHI's Executive Vice President of Business Development and Managing Executive of RMI.

Newly appointed RMI President, Steve Rogers, states, "I am honored to have been given this opportunity, and look forward to continuing RMI's mission in my new role as president."

RMI currently houses the industry's leading suppliers of Industrial Steel Storage Racks and Related Structural Systems with members seated on the RMI Engineering Committee. Formed and founded in 1958, RMI believes that it is important for the suppliers to be committed to the principles of continuous improvement in both product design/application and in the highest professional and Ethical Standards of Performance.

Hannibal Industries is currently the leading and largest U.S. manufacturer of steel pallet rack, west of the Mississippi River. With patented product, Hannibal Industries is a true innovator in the rack manufacturing industry with diverse product lines and renowned clients all over the world.

For additional information on Hannibal Industries' offerings, visit http://www.hannibalindustries.com/. Connect with Hannibal Industries on Twitter @HannibalRack, the HannibalRack YouTube channel and on LinkedIn.

About Hannibal Industries, Inc.:
Hannibal Industries, Inc., headquartered in the Los Angeles metro area, is a tube and storage system manufacturer with a diverse product line that enables the company to provide turnkey storage systems to the most massive operations in the world. This employee-owned company is the largest U.S. manufacturer of steel pallet rack west of the Mississippi River.

The company's industry leading product offering includes Structural Pallet Rack, Roll-Formed Selective Pallet Rack, Hybrid Systems, Cantilever Systems, Pushback Systems, Pallet Flow Systems, Case Flow Systems and Drive-In Systems. Engineering and design services offered by the company include: system design; seismic engineering; permit administration; in-house installation and custom fabrication. A true innovator, Hannibal Industries was awarded a patent in 2006 for a pallet rack system adjustable safety restraint, and currently has a patent pending for its TubeRack. For additional information, visit www.hannibalrack.com.

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