Taylor Devices

Taylor Devices is part of the Healthy Manufacturing Association of WNY. It is comprised of 8 local companies who encourage healthy activities in the workplace which leads to fewer injuries and absences and improves workplace satisfaction and wellness. Unyts participated in their wellness fair in the spring and hosted a lunch and learn to educate their employees about Organ, Tissue, Eye and Blood donation. Tracy Masse, their HR Director, was an incredible sponsor.

Taylor Devices, Inc., located in North Tonawanda, NY, is the world leader in innovative shock and vibration control since 1955.  Taylor Devices designs and manufactures shock absorbers, liquid springs, shock isolation systems, seismic isolators and other types of hydro-mechanical energy management products and employs approximately 113 full time staff locally.
Greg Eastmer reached out to Tracy Masse, HR Manager, Taylor Devices in the Spring of 2018 to inquire about hosting a blood drive with Unyts. “The timing was perfect, I was in the process of planning a Benefits and Wellness Fair.  After a couple of phone calls and emails we had our dates set!  Greg made everything very easy.  They supplied flyers, tent cards, posters, etc. to help promote our drive.
Unyts participated in our Wellness Fair which helped educate our employees about the process and importance of a blood donation. They also kicked off the drive with a “Lunch and Learn” meeting which gave our employees an opportunity to ask questions, learn about Unyts and its mission and overall helped to boost participation. More than 26% of our staff participated and many were first time donors.
Taylor is proud to have partnered with Unyts in helping to save lives in our community! This has been a great opportunity for our employees and company to give back locally. We are excited to have already booked two more dates for the upcoming year! Thank you Unyts for everything you do for our community."