@Work: Kevin Powers

Kevin Powers is Vice President and National Director of Sales at Custom Industrial Products. He came onboard a year ago and is responsible for overseeing the Standard Sales Division and the Major Accounts Team. In addition, he works closely with all other departments to ensure orders flow smoothly. He also works with upper management to review the company’s vision and help keep them on track in achieving the company’s goals.

Member Profile: Wolter Group LLC

A Branded House. Nearly Six Decades After its Inception, Wolter Group LLC Remains a Family Business Offering Cutting-Edge Solutions and Best in Class Service to its Clients. The Wolter Group began in 1962 as Wisconsin Lift Truck, a small family forklift parts business run by its founder Otto Wolter out of his two-car garage. Almost 60 years later, that small company has grown into Wolter Group LLC, which encompasses Wisconsin Lift Truck, Illinois Material Handling, Ellis Systems, Wolter Power Systems, Kensar Equipment Company, Bohnert Equipment Company, A D Lift Truck, and Fleet Services.

Women in Industry

Salena Kirby, Regional Manager of The Lilly Company has been on the job for 13 years, 2 months. Salena's responsibilities on any given day can be a combination of interviewing, training new employees, coaching current employees, dealing with performance problems, supporting the decision-making process, conducting performance evaluations and setting goals, monitoring performance, controlling expenses and tracking goals.

@Work: Tyler Truttmann

Tyler Truttmann, Regional Sales Manager of Carolina Handling has been on the job for two years. Tyler's tenure at Carolina Handling began in 2019 as the GA sales leader before relocating last year where he now acts as a regional sales leader for North and South Carolina. Daily job functions include working with internal and external associates to maximize the customer experience, talent acquisition, market strategy, associate development and business execution.

Women in Industry: Jennifer Hill

  JENNIFER HILL COMPANY: RMH Systems, Inc. TITLE: Marketing Manager TIME AT THE COMPANY: Five months I am responsible for development and execution of the RMH marketing strategy. That means I oversee the communication channels used to promote RMH to our customers and prospective customers. Because RMH is right at about 100 employees we’re small enough that I […]