Sentry Electrical Group, Inc. Partners with Material Handling Industry Association

[LAWRENCEVILLE, GEORGIA, July 2021] – Sentry Electrical Group, Inc. (Sentry) joined Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA)—the premier material handling trade association serving over 600 members throughout the United States. As an active member of the association, Sentry employees join thousands of other members in accessing programs and services to not only stay connected, but broaden industry knowledge and contacts to keep Sentry’s material handling business competitive.

As part of MHEDA’s network of industry professionals, Sentry employees are able to access professional development programs, as well as benchmarking and networking opportunities, all specific to the material handling industry.

Jim Metheney, shown in photo, who has over 22 years of material handling expertise, leads Sentry’s Industrial Controls and Automation (IC&A) division. The division supports the company’s material handling industry partners by providing a safe and flawless installation of their controls and automation projects. This is achieved through precise and accurate estimates, experienced site management, skilled labor, and qualified commissioning support.

Sentry President Norm Cowden said, “The best way to stay competitive in any market is to be an active member of the industry. By joining MHEDA, we not only expanded our network within the material handling community, but also have ensured we remain on the cutting edge of industry technology and expertise.”

About Sentry Electrical Group, Inc.

Sentry Electrical Group, Inc. is a leader in comprehensive renewable energy services, fiber optic installations, and Industrial Controls & Automation (IC&A) support. With a proven record of safe, quality work, Sentry has delivered projects with reliability and trust for the past 15 years. The organization maximizes value to customers by engaging safety, management, design, manufacturing, maintenance, and construction teams at every stage of each project. Learn more about Sentry’s services at

CONTACT: Jim Metheney
PHONE: 314.520.6738

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