116 Fairhope Ave – Fairhope, AL, 36532
Phone: (251) 533-7125 | Cell Phone: (251) 533-7125
Steve Martin, CPMR – President and CEO
Steve graduated from Valdosta State University in 1997 with a Bachelors of Business Administration degree in Marketing. Shortly after graduation Steve joined Applied Industrial Technologies as an Account Manager in Norcross, GA. After five years with Applied Industrial Technologies, Steve was promoted to General Manager of the Albany, GA and Thomasville, GA locations. In 2007, he was transferred to Mobile, AL to become the General Manager of the Mobile Service Center.
In August of 2010, Steve left Applied Industrial Technologies to become the Vice President of Sales and a new member of the ownership group of Innovative Industrial Motion. In August of 2015, he became the sole owner. Steve has experience in the steel, pulp and paper, automotive, packaging/bottling, aggregate, agriculture, forest products, and military/defense industries. In 2014, Steve finished the three year Certified Professional Manufacturers Rep certification program at the University of Texas in Austin. Steve currently serves on the board of the Power and Motion Technology Representatives Association (PTRA).
155 Matthews Drive – Senatobia, MS, 38668
Phone: (662) 562-4949 | Cell Phone: (901) 481-3166 | Fax: (662) 562-6210
Wayne Collinsworth – Regional Manager
Wayne had spent numerous years in management with independent distributors in North Florida and Southern Alabama before purchasing Innovative Industrial Motion with Bob Jones in 1989. Wayne is in charge of operations for Innovative Industrial Motion as well as being the forest products specialist. Wayne is dedicated to continuously improving our operations and growing our sales.
2117 Cherry Tree Lane- Peachtree City, GA 30269
Cell Phone: (901) 481-3163
Bob Jones – Regional Manager
Bob graduated from Auburn University with a degree in Business Administration. He started his career with Graybar Electric and in a short period of time became Industrial Sales and Marketing Manager for the Atlanta Region. He then became Southeast Regional manager for CRC Products of Warminster, PA.
In 1989, he, along with Wayne Collinsworth, purchased Innovative Industrial Motion. Bob has specialized in the Poultry (including packaging), Forest Products, and Agricultural Industries. He is well versed in Electrical and Mechanical Products and always looks forward to new challenges.
120 Chastain RD NW Unit 2207 – Kennesaw, GA, 30144
Phone: 404-550-8731 | Cell Phone: 404-550-8731
Ed Rupert- Regional Manager
Ed has over 35 years in the industrial market place. The last 22 years were with Applied Industrial Technologies. Eighteen years were as General Manager in Cartersville Georgia and the last two years as an Account Specialist focused on the aviation markets, OEMs and government accounts. Industries experience includes automotive, wood products, pulp and paper, textile, power generation and food plus other assorted industries. Ed has a BA in Applied Human Behavior and Business Management.
421 Lewis Mill Rd. – Vienna, GA 31092
Cell Phone: 229-322-9886
Kael Silcox- Regional Manager
Kael graduated from Georgia Southwestern University with a Bachelors of Business Administration Degree in Management. He started his career over 15 years ago at his family owned Industrial, Commercial, and Retail Hardware store, Wells Hardware and Supply. Kael as spent the last two years building an outside sales program to grow and expand the business. Kael has a vast knowledge in both the Agricultural and Forest Products Industries. In September of 2017 Kael joined the Innovative Industrial Motion team.
4030 16th St. N.E. – Hickory, NC 28601
Cell Phone: 828.261.5599
Jeremy Rosamond – Regional Manager
Jeremy has lived in the Hickory, NC area for 40 years. He graduated from Appalachian State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Printing Production and Business Management. He has been a purchasing manager for a corrugated box manufacturer, branch manager for a national distributor of fasteners (Fastenal), factory sales representative for an abrasives manufacturer and most recently an account manager for an independent power transmission distributor that supplied the forest products, aggregate and machine building industries. Both as a technician and sales representative, he brings with him a diverse mechanical background which enables him to be exposed to many aspects of the mechanical operations and business operations of many types of industries. He has been involved in many MRO and OEM repair operations, preventative maintenance projects of hydraulic, pneumatic, power transmission, bearings and machine rebuild. He understands capital investment at the managerial level as well as the sense of urgency for timely deliveries at the maintenance technician’s level. He enjoys ornamental iron work as a hobby in his off time.