Hummel Industries, Inc.

Team Members

Carl Kappes III (Executive Vice President)Send Email

After graduating from Roanoke College in Virginia, Carl began his career in construction in 1980, working in field installation, sales, estimating and project management with interlocking pavers and retaining walls.  He began with Hummel Restoration in 1999 where he serves in his current capacity. 

His focus is on helping  new clients assess their needs and assisting current customers with building façade and parking garage repair, water intrusion and maintenance issues.  Carl has extensive experience in masonry and concrete repair as well as stone projects in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana.   He also works as the Safety Director to ensure safe work practices for the benefit of the Hummel craftsmen as well as the firms' clients.

Carl currently has served on the Board of the Cincinnati Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) and the Rotary Club of Cincinnati.  He has been happily married to his wife Marne since 1980 and they have three grown children.

Greg F. Moratschek (Chairman of the Board)Send Email

Greg Moratschek joined the ranks of Hummel Industries, Inc. in 1975 as a marketing representative.  Today, after over three decades of service to the firm, he still enjoys working to help building owners and professionals solve masonry and concrete-related problems. 

During his time with the company and as former President, Greg has overseen an expansion and diversification of the services the company offers in order to meet the ever expanding and changing needs of its clients.  Outside of work, Greg has long been active in the surrounding community.  Following in the footsteps of previous Hummel leaders, he has held various executive leadership positions within industry and business groups as well as philanthropic organizations.

Greg is a graduate of St. Xavier High School, and holds a bachelor’s degree from The University of Cincinnati and an MBA from Xavier University.  He and his wife Marty live in Blue Ash and are the proud parents of two adult children and three grandchildren.

Matt Privett (Estimator/Project Manager)Send Email

Matt began his career with Hummel in 2004 as an apprentice.  After completing his apprenticeship, he was quickly promoted to a foreman as a result of his hard work and leadership.  In 2014, Matt was again promoted to his current position as an Estimator/Project Manager. 

Matt's first hand experience with projects in the field and vast knowledge of masonry and stone are a great asset for his clients facility needs.  He works closely with his clients to tailor a repair and maintenance program that is right for their property.

In Matt's spare time, he is an avid hunter and likes to spend time with his wife Loreli and their three boys.

Scott D. Whittle (President)Send Email

Scott, born and raised in Northern Kentucky graduated from Lloyd High School in 1990.  He began his career with Hummel Industries, Inc. in 1998 after graduating from the University of Cincinnati with degrees in Construction, Architecture and Business. 

He works closely with new and existing clients in order to meet the needs of their properties.  His experience and attention to detail helps to keep their projects on schedule and within budget.  

Scott has served on various committees and currently sits on the Board of Directors at Allied Construction Industries.  In addition, Scott has also served as a member of the Building Committee for the Emanuel Community Center in the Over the Rhine area of Cincinnati.  In his spare time, he enjoys photography, golf and spending time with his wife Elaine and two children.