Nobis Industrial Sales is a rep organization serving manufacturers of electromechanical and power transmission components. We offer the technical expertise and industry knowledge necessary to grow business as directed by our principals. Our sales people are committed to a solution-oriented approach to sales and relationship building
Who We Are
What We Do
Our transparent approach to business encourages confident product selection and decision making.
Where We Work
Nobis Industrial Sales was formed in 2009, expanding Kenny’s relationships working for another Manufacturer’s Representative. Born and raised in Columbus, Ohio, Kenny graduated from Xavier University with degrees in Marketing and Psychology.
A natural entrepreneur, Kenny is a leading salesperson and business consultant for our manufacturers. Early career achievement selling material handling equipment and technologies has provided the basis for his current role focus specifying electromechanical components. He is responsible for key accounts and territories in Northeast Ohio and Eastern Michigan.
David Murphy, CPMR
Ft. Wayne, Indiana
David Murphy joined Nobis Industrial Sales in 2014. Raised in Louisville, KY and Clearwater, FL; David currently resided in Ft Wayne, IN. An alum of the University of Central Florida, he studied electrical engineering and business management.
David’s strengths include procedural development, information technology, product specification, and relationship building. He speaks several languages and is trained in Six Sigma DMAIC process improvement. In addition to his organizational duties, David works with the PTRA’s Board of Directors and manages our relationships with the MCMA and AHTD. David’s territory includes Western Michigan, Northern Indiana, and portions of Ohio.
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Joe Stein joined Nobis Industrial Sales in 2021. He was born, raised, and still resides in Grand Rapids area. Prior to joining Nobis, Joe spent 13 years working in industrial distribution sales.
Joe graduated with his Bachelor’s degree in business and immediately entered the industrial world. Communication, relationship building, and a positive attitude come natural to Joe. He covers the lower peninsula of Michigan for Nobis Industrial Sales.
Ken Moore joined Nobis Industrial Sales in 2021. He was born and raised in North Canton, Ohio and currently resides in the Cincinnati area. Ken is an Alum of Bowling Green State University and studied business marketing.
Prior to joining Nobis, Ken spent 9 years working for a manufacturer and he has a background in power transmission and material handling sales. Ken’s strengths include relationship building, material handling applications, and finding the right solution for his customers. He covers Southwest Ohio, Southern Indiana, and Kentucky.
Born and raised in Massillon, Ohio, Ren graduated from Tuslaw High School and currently resides in Wooster, Ohio. He has spent the last 5 years working in distribution of power transmission products and electric motor repair with a wide variety of manufacturing facilities.
Ren entered the field because he loves building relationships and problem solving. He believes this industry is packed with opportunities for innovation and loves offering Nobis customers the solutions.
Zach Ruppel joined Nobis Industrial in 2018 and serves as the company’s Inside Sales Support. A native of Southeast Ohio and current resident of Columbus, Ohio, Zach brings with him a wealth of knowledge relating to organizational administration, development, and marketing.
Zach graduated from Ohio University with a degree in education and has furthered his studies with advanced training in Collaborative Technology from The Ohio State University and Office and Business Management certifications from Ashland University.
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