PRS Guitars Celebrates Employees with ‘Excellence in Service’ Awards

Posted Dec 10, 2021

(STEVENSVILLE, MD) December 10, 2021 – Paul Reed Smith Guitars, one of the largest full-time private employers in Queen Anne’s County, celebrated milestones in service for forty-three PRS Employees on Friday, December 10th.

Time in Service Awards were presented to employees with Five, Ten, Fifteen, Twenty, Twenty-Five, and Thirty Years of Service. In addition to celebratory plaques, varying gifts including guitars and monetary rewards were gifted to the employees pursuant to their tenure. In addition, Perfect Attendance awards were given to twenty-two PRS employees who had between one and twenty years of perfect attendance.

PRS Guitars employs 435 full time employees. To learn more about the company and to see available job postings, please visit:

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Time in Service Awards | Photo Captions:

Five Years of Service Awards – 1st Shift:

Left to Right: William Moulden, John Maki, Kyle Hildebrand, Jordan Shea, Travis Allen, (Paul Smith), and Mitchell Simpkins. Not pictured: Tim Green, Chris Magliocca, Brian Scott, Will Szent-Miklosy and Troy Duckery

Five Years of Service Awards – 2nd Shift:

Left to Right: Mike Allinger, (Paul Smith) and Autumn Adler. Not pictured: Jaquan Jackson

Ten Years of Service Awards -1st Shift:

Left to Right: Steve Sherman, Chad Esrig, Andrew Remenapp, (Paul Smith), Von Coles, Joel Kilmon, and Joe Coleman. Not pictured: Sara Whaley

Fifteen Years of Service Awards – 1st Shift:

Left to right: Pierce Cheney, Josh Davis, Mark Carroll, Mary Davis, (Paul Smith), Mary Phillips, Dave Meredith, Chris Bean, Luke Drapeau, Don Bishop

Fifteen Years of Service Awards – 2nd Shift:

Left to Right: Jake Powers (Paul Smith). Not pictured: Melody Schultz

Twenty Years of Service Awards – 1st Shift:

Left to right: Nancy Dennis, (Paul Smith), Hedge Fairbank and Rob Woodard

Twenty-Five Years of Service Awards – 1st Shift:

Left to Right: Rick Hodgson, Mike Feifer, Tina Sears, Emprin Wilson (Paul Smith), Tracy Deemer, Christina Woodard and Bill Hawthorne

Thirty Years of Service Awards – 1st Shift:

Left to Right: (Paul Smith) and Paul Miles

About PRS Guitars:

Paul Reed Smith Guitars is a leading manufacturer of high-quality instruments in Stevensville, Maryland and has provided some of the world’s most renowned musicians with instruments since 1985. The PRS team of highly skilled craftspeople design and build a wide variety of musical instruments and gear for worldwide distribution, including electric, acoustic, and bass guitars as well as boutique-style guitar amplifiers. The PRS SE line of products complements the Maryland-made PRS line by offering highly approachable and more affordable electric, acoustic, and bass guitars. Carlos Santana, Mark Tremonti, John Mayer, Neal Schon, Jimmy Herring, Zach Myers, Mark Holcomb, Tim Pierce, Tyler Larson, Orianthi, David Grissom, Mark Lettieri, and Martin Simpson are among the artists currently playing PRS instruments and/or amplifiers.

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For this release: Christina M. Woodard, SPHR, Director of Human Resources | 410-643-9970 x6895 | [email protected]

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