Category Archives: IBT News

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

Dennis Vogel Is New Vice President of Sales and Marketing at IBT

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IBT Industrial Solutions announced that they have selected Dennis Vogel to take over the role of Vice President of Sales and Marketing. The decision was made in May 2015. IBT’s Chairman of the Board Stephen Cloud said that Vogel is the perfect steadying influence during... Read More

IBT Celebrates Stuttgart Customers with Appreciation Luncheon

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IBT Industrial Solutions celebrated its customers in the Eastern Arkansas region with customer appreciation luncheon at its Stuttgart location, complete with product specialists, lunch, and over 100 door prizes. “We wanted to thank our customers for their business and show them what IBT has to... Read More

IBT Ranks on Ingram’s 100 Top Private Companies

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We don’t like to think of it as the rich getting richer: Rather, the successful are strutting their stuff. Five years into formal efforts to compile the KC region’s Top 100 Private Companies, we’ve learned quite a bit about our business infrastructure, an architecturally inverse... Read More

IBT Supports Kansas Students at the state-level SkillsUSA Competition

The IBT team helped out future electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic specialists at the state-level SkillsUSA competition in Kansas, held in April 2015. Brent Hanson, the Business Group Director of Fluid Power at IBT Industrial Solutions, volunteered to act as a judge for the electrical portion of... Read More

IBT Wins “Supplier of the Year” Award

Distinguished Honor from Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing Corp., U.S.A. “This is the first time that IBT has received this award from Kawasaki, and it’s an honor,” said Phil Pope, General Manager of Contract Services and Support for IBT, who oversees the team’s work with the Kawasaki... Read More

IBT Honors the Life and Career of CEO Mark Byrne

The IBT Industrial Solutions community today is honoring the life of its CEO and President, Mark Byrne. Byrne passed away unexpectedly on March 5, 2015 from injuries sustained in a fall near his home in Kansas City, Missouri.  A service was held in his honor... Read More

IBT Honors Four Family and Friends — Ice Bucket Challenge

“It all started with a challenge from Austin Howard, the 20-year-old son of Melinda Howard, our Executive Assistant,” said Stephen Cloud, the Chairman of the Board at IBT Industrial Solutions. “But it came at exactly the right time. I’ve been looking for a way to... Read More