2014 Neil Mulzer Memorial Scholarship Recipients Announced

July 16th, 2014

Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. is pleased to announce the 2014 Neil Mulzer Memorial Scholarship winners.  Recipients will receive a one time award of $500.  The scholarship is funded by proceeds from the rental of the Mulzer Camp in Troy, Indiana.  Recipients must be recent graduating seniors of full time Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. employees who are enrolled to attend approved post high school education.

Congratulations to the following 2014 High School Graduates, in addition to Autumn Adams, Forest Park High School graduat Anthony Lee Apple, Paoli High School and Morgan Neighbors, Heritage Hills High School.

 

Michaela Claise, South Spencer HS

Michaela Claise, South Spencer HS

Kendall Carter, Perry Central HS

Kendall Carter, Perry Central HS

 

Jodi Elsler, Corydon Central HS

Jodi Elsler, Corydon Central HS

Alexa Felker, Henderson County HS

Alexa Felker, Henderson County HS

Tyler Groves, Tell City HS

Tyler Groves, Tell City HS

Teshelia Hensley, Crawford County HS

Teshelia Hensley, Crawford County HS

Joseph James, Perry Central HS

Joseph James, Perry Central HS

Michaela Kelly, Forest Park HS

Michaela Kelly, Forest Park HS

Kristopher McKinney, Mt. Vernon HS

Kristopher McKinney, Mt. Vernon HS

Jacob Rickenbaugh, Heritage Hills HS

Jacob Rickenbaugh, Heritage Hills HS

Kylie Shephard, Tell City HS

Kylie Shephard, Tell City HS

 

Madeline Stone, Evansville Central HS

Madeline Stone, Evansville Central HS

Erica Thewes, Northeast Dubois HS

Erica Thewes, Northeast Dubois HS

 

Water Wellness

July 15th, 2014

The Water Wellness heath campaign will be held August 1 – August 28th.  This program is designed to encourage participants (employees & spouses) to increase their water intake and to promote hydration year around.

Keep track of your daily water intake in August and enter your ounces on the Mulzer Wellness Website. 50 names will be drawn from all the Wellness Website entries and each will win a Building a Better You water bottle!  If you do not have internet access, a paper log sheet will be accepted.  Drinking 64 fluid ounces 5 days per week will qualify you for the prize drawing and you must drink a minimum of 48 fluid ounces each day to successfully complete the program.  Only pure water, 100% fruit juice and zero calorie caffeine free flavored water can be accumulated for the daily total fluid ounces.

Water Pouring into BottleMulzer participants that drink a minimum of 64 fluid ounces 5 days a week; 48 ounces on the remaining days, will be eligible for the drawing to win one of four $125 gift certificates from either Big Splash Adventure Indoor Water Park & Resort in French Lick, Indiana (open year round) or Evansville Icemen Tickets!  Shamblin participants that qualify will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a $125 Cabela’s or Gander Mountain gift card. 

Successful completion of this contest will put you at the half-way point of qualifying for a trip in the Grand Finale Health Contest Drawing to be held next April.

If you failed to successfully complete Healthy Hike for your premium discount you may qualify for the premium discount by successfully completing this program. Drink up and be healthy!

Click here to print the Water Log Sheet

5k on the Runway Event – July 12, 2014

June 26th, 2014

runningLooking for a 5k event to complete in order to qualify for the employee benefit premium discount? Maybe you’d like to see some impressive construction work using Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. crushed limestone up close? If so, the YMCA of Southwestern Indiana is holding the 5k on the Runway event on Saturday, July 12 beginning at 7:00 am at Evansville Regional Airport. Runners & walkers will be racing on the newly paved runways!

This race is the first in a series of events leading up to the Half Marathon on October 4 in Evansville, Ind.

For details or to register for the race, visit www.ymcaswin.org and look in the programs and schedules section.

2014 Health Hike Winners Announced

June 16th, 2014

The number of steps walked, company-wide, totaled 186,390,225; which amounts to 88,252 miles!  Another great job on getting in those steps!

48 individual winners from Mulzer won 3 tickets each for Holiday World & Splashin Safari.  2 individual winners from Shamblin won a $50 Wal-Mart Gift Card.  Eligible individuals must have reached 25 weekly points to be eligible for the prize drawings.

Mulzer winners:

June 7 Picnic – Quarries:

Josh Allen, Danielle Bickett, Tina Bowman, Jennifer Brooks, Miranda Chanley, Tim Chanley, Darrell Cunningham, Jackie Gleitz, Bethany Hensley, Sandy Humphrey, Jon Jenkins, Matt Korte, Charlene Lewis, Patty Lynch, Kevin Medlock, Jon Moon, Carla Neal, Jeremy Riddle, Raymond Smith, Terry St. Clair, Ronnie Stroud, Chris Taylor, Bobby Underhill and Patty Woods.

June 14th Picnic – Yards:

Breanna Arnold, Shirley Begle, Darrell Campbell, Scott Carter, Jeanna Claise, Chad Cook, James Gibson, Ashley Hall, Gerald Hardin, Justin Harris, Mike Hines, Brooke Hutchison, Angie Jarboe, Bob Lindauer, Kevin Lishka, Ron McKinney, Jason Risley, Alan Schaefer, Casey Schulthise, Amanda Smith, Steve Taylor, Matt Walker, Peggy Winkler and Michelle Zuelly.

Shamblin Stone winners:

1. Irie Vance

2. Sandy Thaxton

 

Annual Open Enrollment for Insurance Benefits

June 16th, 2014

The month of June is open enrollment at the Mulzer Companies for the group benefits listed below.  This annual open enrollment is for adding, dropping, or changing plan coverage on employees and/or eligible dependents without a qualifying event.  All changes made will become effective on July 1, 2014.  Anyone interested in enrolling or making any changes must contact Shari Everly at 812-547-1400 or 877-699-5627, ext. 50156 or email sharieverly@mulzer.com.   Enrollment forms must be received by 6/30/2014. 

  • Medical Plan
  • Dental Plan
  • Vision Plan
  • Voluntary Life Insurance Plan – Add or increasecoverage.  This is a special open-enrollment opportunity to enroll in the Voluntary Life Plan.

Healthy Hike Reminder

June 3rd, 2014

hiking shoesHealthy Hike numbers must be entered by end of day, Thursday, June 5th, in order to be eligible for the prize drawings.

ALL numbers must be entered by June 10th as one of the requirements to qualify for the discounted health premium.

It’s Picnic Time!

June 3rd, 2014

mallardDon’t forget!  Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. Company Picnics are right around the corner!

Join us at the Mulzer Camp in Troy

Saturday, June 7 (Quarries)

Saturday, June 14 (Tell City & Down River)

Picnics begin at 3:00 pm (CST) / 4:00 pm (EST)

Dinner at 5:oo pm (CST) / 6:00 pm (EST)

This year’s theme: Duck Dynasty

Best Beard, Best Costume, Donut Eating & Tea Drinking Contests!

Frog Find, Patriotic Mason Jars, Camo Face Paint, Pinata & Paintball!

*Sign up by the deadline at each location.

Rachel Hedinger hired as HR Asst. – Payroll/Recruiting

May 28th, 2014

Rachel Hedinger

Rachel Hedinger has joined the Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. Human Resources Department as Human Resources Assistant – Payroll/Recruitting.   She previously worked for OmniSource Staffing.  In this new role, Hedinger will be responsible for payroll and recruiting efforts throughout the company.  She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management with an emphasis in Human Resources Management from the University of Southern Indiana.

 

Keith Wahl Joins Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. Sales Department

May 14th, 2014
Keith Wahl

Keith Wahl

Keith Wahl has joined the Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. Sales Team as Sales Manager, Scrubber Stone Division.  He previously worked in Sales Management at Kimball International and brings over 30 years of experience to Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc.  In his new role, Keith will be focusing on the company’s Scrubber Stone and River Transportation Divisions.  He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Education from Western Kentucky University.

GRAND PRIZE Health Contest Drawing Winner Announced

May 6th, 2014

Alan Bitzer from Cape Sandy Quarry is the winner of the Annual Health Contest GRAND PRIZE drawing! 

All employees and spouses who successfully completed the past 4 health contests were entered into the Annual GRAND PRIZE drawing.

Alan has a choice prize of either a 2 night stay in a beautiful log cabin in French Lick, Indiana; or 2 tickets with hotel accommodations to either a St. Louis Cardinals or Cincinnati Reds baseball game!

Thank you to everyone who participated in all 4 contests.  Start now (Healthy Hike) by successfully completing all 4 of the quarterly health contests to become eligible for the 2015 GRAND PRIZE drawing.  Remember – the real reward for participating is your own good health!