Category Archives: IBT News

2017 GEAPS Exchange—Record Turnout

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KANSAS CITY, Missouri—May 15, 2017—The Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) recently held their annual industry show, the GEAPS Exchange, in Kansas City, Missouri. Hosted at the Kansas City Convention Center, a 270,000 sq. ft. event space in Bartle Hall, the event broke a GEAPS... Read More

IBT Opens New Full-Service Branch in Dickson, Tennessee

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IBT Industrial Solutions opened a new, full-service branch in Dickson, Tennessee on August 1, 2016. The new branch is located at 511 Henslee Drive and will provide local businesses with a full range of industrial, MRO, and OEM services and supplies—ranging from bearings, to power transmission,... Read More

IBT Honors Mark Byrne—with Derrick Johnson’s Defend the Dream Foundation

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IBT Industrial Solutions recently donated $25,000 to Derrick Johnson’s Defend the Dream Foundation, in honor of the company’s former CEO and President, Mark Byrne. “Mark Byrne was totally committed to Derrick Johnson’s Defend the Dream Foundation as a way to eradicate childhood illiteracy, and we... Read More

New IBT Location in Oklahoma City

After 42 years, IBT Industrial Solutions has moved its Oklahoma City branch to a new location. “The new location gives us the ability to bring more customers in—to show inventory, give demos, and offer tours,” said Tom Zerger, the Regional Manager for IBT.  “We now... Read More

IBT Answers Fluid Power Questions at AmCon Expo

For the 4th year running, IBT Industrial Solutions shared its fluid power knowledge, products, and services at the AmCon Design & Contract Manufacturing Expo.  Fluid power Product Specialists David Leffert and Matt Kvacik represented IBT at the Expo, which was held May 3-4, 2016 at... Read More

BBQ + New Technology—at IBT’s Customer Expo in Joplin

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More than 130+ customers attended the 2016 Customer Appreciation & Technology Expo held by IBT Industrial Solutions at its Joplin, Missouri branch on May 4, 2016. “I enjoyed the fact that we had so many customers who were willing to take time out of their... Read More

IBT Shows Off Grain Solutions at GEAPS Exchange 2016

For 3 years in a row, IBT Industrial Solutions demonstrated its industrial grain products and services at the GEAPS Exchange.  The 2016 Exchange was held February 27-March 1 at the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas. New Grain Technologies and Best Practices The GEAPS Exchange... Read More

IBT Wins Dodge “Distributor of the Year” Award

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IBT Industrial Solutions has been selected by Baldor as a Distributor of the Year for Baldor-Dodge mechanical products.  They are one of 2 distributors to receive the prestigious award for work completed in 2015 in the super-regional distribution segment. “Baldor and IBT worked together throughout... Read More

IBT Industrial Solutions Announces New Vice President of Marketing

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IBT Industrial Solutions announced that Jeff Cloud will take over as the new Vice President of Marketing. “Jeff will work closely with his team of marketing professionals to develop hard-hitting, competitive strategies designed to create profitable, sustained growth,” said Mike Flannery, the President and CEO... Read More

IBT’s New CEO Continues to Focus on Customer Service

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IBT Industrial Solutions is excited to announce that Mike Flannery has taken over as CEO and President of the company—a move which translates to better service levels for customers as the company moves forward. “Mike was our first choice because he really understands the importance... Read More