Teamsters Local Union No. 337
President Mike Martin
TEAMSTERS LOCAL 337 HEADQUARTERS
2801 Trumbull Ave. Detroit, MI 48216
(313) 965-9833 Office, (313) 965-0570 Fax
TEAMSTERS LOCAL 337 PORT HURON OFFICE
2441 W. Water Street, Port Huron, MI 48060
(810) 985-8127 Office, (810) 985-3650 Fax
Mike Martin – President
Mike started with Local 337 in 1969 at Seven Up Beverage. He later became a semi- driver and went to work for Spartan stores in 1977. He was elected Union steward in 1979 and remained one for 17 years. In 1996 he was hired by Local 337 as a Business Agent/Organizer. In 2005 Mike was appointed by the I.B.T. as an assistant to Rick Volpe, Director of the Bakery and Laundry Conference.
Mike represents the following companies: Armour Eckrich Meats, Better Made Snack Foods,
Mike can be reached at (313) 965-9833 ext. 248 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Pat started his career at Local 337 in the warehouse of Spartan Stores in 1977. He became Union Steward in 1984 which is the position he retained until becoming a Business Agent/Organizer for Teamsters Local 337 in 2002.
Pat represents the following companies: Alside Supply Co., Bakers Box, C F Burger, Complete Personal Logistics, Dairy Fresh Inc., Melody Farms Ice-Cream, Michigan Dairy, Teamsters 337 Movie Employees, United Wholesale Grocers, U.S. Food Services and Verndale Products.
Pat can be reached at (313) 965-9833 ext. 232 or email email@example.com
Reno Mifsud – Vice President/Business Agent
Reno became a Teamster 43 years ago when he began working for Farmer Jack in 1966. He became a Union Steward in 1970. He was hired by Local 337 in 1991 as an Organizer. Later he became a Business Agent. At the present time he is a Vice President/Business Agent.
Reno represents the following companies: American N.R.C., American Red Cross, Andrews Brothers, Arctic Cold Storage, Aunt Mid Produce Company, Brighton Hospital, Capital, Caramagno Foods, Central Detroit Warehouse, C. J. Burnham Cartage, Commerce Distribution Center, Detroit Produce Terminal, Faygo Beverage, I.S.C.S, J. R. Mazzola, McKesson Drug Company, Miceli-Old Field, RAM Produce, Reliance Group, Royal Banana Company, Ben B. Schwartz and Son, Serra Brothers Incorporated and Shippers Service.
Reno can be reached at (313) 965-9833 ext. 228
Norb started with Chatum Foods in 1977 where he worked for about ten years. Then he went to work for Teamsters represented Auto-Con, before coming for Local 337 in 1990. Norb initially worked with D.R.I.V.E. and on Political Campaigns. Norb was hired as an Organizer in 1992 and became a Business Agent in 1994. Norb was appointed to Trustee in 2008 upon the retirement of Charlie Isom.
Norb represents the following companies: A.J.M Packaging Company, Cadillac Products, Ferndale Lab, Ferris Processing, Freezer Services of Michigan, Kowalski Sausage Company, Midwest Casket Company, Northern Lakes Seafood and Meats, Prestige Stamping, Quality Floor Covering, Sherwood Foods, Strong Steel Products, Terminal Steel and Equipment, Turner-Brooks Inc., Warren Salvage, Radio Distributing Co. and Demolition & Wolverine Packing.Norb can be reached at (313) 965-9833 ext. 226
Alex "Al" Young – Trustee / Business Agent / Organizer / Political Coordinator
Al has been a long time Teamsters in many roles over the years. Al started as a Teamster at the newspapers. Al moved his ways up through the ranks to become President of Local 2040. Al went through the strike at the Detroit Free Press and Detroit News. Al has been organizing new companies for years, bettering the lives of non-represented workers. Al is passionate about the politics of Michigan and across the country that impact workers rights. He also represents all of the Local 337 Frito-Lay locations, which is very demanding.
Al can be reached at (313) 965-9833 ext.233 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
James "Jim" Parrinello – Trustee / Business Agent / Director of Organizing
James had his first Teamsters job at Local 299 company Docks Automotive starting in the warehouse and ending up as a local driver. He then went on to work the docks at Central Transport before becoming a semi-driver for Consolidated Freight. He was a committee man for the dock employees and then became a volunteer Organizer. He worked as an Organizer for the I.B.T. before becoming a Joint Council 43 Organizer for six years. He is currently a Business Agent for Local 337.
James represents the following companies:Hazel Park Racing Association, Northville Downs, Northville Downs/Hazel Park Harness Racing ABF Freight, All star Vending, Coca Cola, Coolseat (Pipe Line), Eisenhardt, Eugene Welding, Ferguson, Gerry’s Distributing, ISD of St. Clair County (RESA), Mechanic/Cintas, Port Huron Building, Pros Services, Emterra, Schafer Bakery Div. of Perfection, Smith Distributing, Earl Smith Distributing, Theut Products, UPS, Waste Management of Michigan, Trojan (AGC agreement) and Power Process Piping (AGC agreement) and First Student.
James can be reached at (313) 965-9833 ext. 246 or email email@example.com
Todd Lince – Trustee / Administrative Assistant to the President / Organizer
Jeff came to Local 337 after driving for Kellogg's for the past 12 years. While at Kellogg's, Jeff served as the union steward for the
previous 8 years. He also served on the Executive Board at Teamster Local 51 as a
trustee and then as Recording Secretary. Jeff represents our members
in the Bakery, Laundry and Linen Industries.