Diane Hitt, President

Diane has been with East Coast Erosion Blankets, LLC since the company’s inception. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Albright University in Business Management. She has over 18 years experience in all areas of manufacturing including management, sales, operations, accounting, and customer service. Diane currently serves as the liaison with the Erosion Control Technology Council and International Erosion Control Association. She has held various Board of Director positions on several community not-for-profit organizations. She has two young boys.

John G. Smith, Chief Financial Officer

John’s experience with financial responsibility, personnel, and organizational skills has enabled him to adapt to the many challenges of the erosion industry. His past experiences include ten years in Golf course management and over thirteen years in the construction industry. John has also served on the Board of Directors for the Home Builders Association and the Berks County Conservation District, and currently holds the position of President for the Board of Directors for six Homeowner Associations. In addition, John serves as the Vice President for the Forino Company, a privately held residential Home Builder. He is an active member of the International Erosion Control Association. John has a son and daughter who both currently attend private universities.

Anthony Forino, Partner

Tony is founder and President of Forino Company, which is honored as number 204 of the top United States Builders for 2008. His 38 years of experience in business and personnel management has provided a basis for the East Coast Erosion Blankets, LLC’s current values. Tony loves work but most of all loves spending time with wife, Sandy, three grown daughters and three

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East Coast Erosion
443 Bricker Rd. Bernville, PA 19506
Phone - (610) 488-8496, 1-800-582-4005

East Coast Erosion
1051 E. Main St. Lake City, SC 29560
East Coast Erosion
110 Wyttenhove Ln. Miles City, MT 59301