Executive Director

Susan Crolla, Executive Director Susan Crolla
Executive Director

PTRA
5353 Wayzala Blvd., Suite 350
Minneapolis, MN 55416
Email
PHONE: 850-656-8848
TOLL FREE: 888-817-PTRA
(888-817-7872)

Executive Committee

Curt Benson, CPMR
President
Benson Engineering Co.
10925 Estate Ln Ste 300
Dallas, TX 75238
Phone: (214) 342-0438
Fax: (214) 342-9950
Walt Brooks Walt Brooks
1st Vice President
W.C. Brooks Company, Inc.
6758 Oakridge Commerce Way
Austell, GA 30168
Phone: (770) 933-0453
Scott Olmsted
2nd Vice President
Driven Sales Associates
3 W. Virginia Avenue
West Chester, PA 19380
Phone:  (610) 363-6884
adam_cooler Adam Cooler
Treasurer
JW Cooler
2038 Collins Blvd
Austell, GA 30106
Phone: (770) 944-2440
Peter Liston
Secretary
Summit Agencies, Ltd.
11215 Jasper Ave., Ste 76
Edmonton, AB T5K 0L5
Phone:  (708) 406-7463
Jim Collins Jim Collins
Co-Chair – Principal Advisory
Kws Manufacturing Company, Ltd.
3041 Conveyor Dr.
Burleson, TX 76028
Phone: (817) 295­2240
Randy Satterfield
Co-Chair Principal Advisory
Lentus, Inc.
1130 Edisto Dr
Spartanburg SC 29302
Phone: (864) 680-5689
William Taylor Bill Taylor
Immediate Past President
Taylor Industrial Sales Co.
6362 E. Hanna Ave.
Tampa, FL 33610
Phone: (813) 663-9111
Fax: (813) 663-9104

Board of Directors

Dean Bogner
Principal Director
Webster Industries
325 Hall Street
Tiffin, OH 44883
Phone: (419) 447-8232
James Creech
Representative Director
R.C. Turk Company
PO Box 43005
Atlanta, GA 30336
Phone:  (404) 344-4035
Chad Eno
Representative Director
Eno Industrial Sales
4812 Ridge Road
Cazenovia, NY 13035
Phone: (315) 289-8657
Royce Herring, CPMR
Representative Director
W.C. Brooks Company, Inc.
6758 Oakridge Commerce Way
Austell, GA 30158
Phone:  (770) 933-0453
Brad Hofmeyer, CPMR
Representative Director
Herrington PT
115 E. Waldo Blvd., Suite 301
Manitowoc, WI 54220
Phone: (920) 629-9035
Brent Marbut
Representative Director
Conveying & Power Transmission Solutions
12602 NE 150th St.
Liberty, MO 64068
Phone: (254) 687-2200
Mike Mattis
Representative Director
Industrial Component Sales
PO Box 690
Hudson, WI 54016
Phone:  (612) 991-0263

Committees and Chairmen

PTRA is a dynamic association, providing its members with tools and contacts to ensure each member’s business success. The foundation of PTRA’s strength and energy lies in the association’s membership. PTRA members actively participate in every aspect of the group’s functions, which explains why PTRA excels at meeting the needs of its membership.

If you are a PTRA rep or manufacturer member, we encourage you to choose one of the following committees and volunteer! The demands on your time are minimal, but the rewards are great, both personally and professionally for you and for your fellow members. Contact the PTRA office or any of the Committee Chairmen to express your interest in serving.


Budget and Finance

Adam Cooler
Treasurer

JW Cooler
2038 Collins Blvd
Austell, GA 30106
Phone: (770) 944-2440

Purpose: To be viable, PTRA must be financially sound. The Budget and Finance Committee plans the financial path for PTRA’s success!


Nominating Committee

Bill Taylor
Immediate Past President

Taylor Industrial Sales Co.
6362 E. Hanna Ave.,
Tampa, FL 33610
Phone: (813) 663-9111


Education/Communications Task Force

Amanda Marbut, Chair
CPTS
(254) 337-0740

TBD, Co-Chair

Purpose: From this web site to PTRA’s internal communication tool, the Focus newsletter, this Committee keeps the membership up to date on association activities and benefits and gets PTRA members and the rep sales function to the forefront of attention in this industry!


Conference Committee

Andy Simpson

Purpose: One of the greatest benefits of membership is participating in the PTRA’s Annual Conference. It’s a big job to put the meeting together and requires the input and talents of many members!

Conference Sub-Committees:

First Timers Committee / Golf Committee
Bill Taylor

Hostess Committee / Charity Walk
Marnie Ruffini


Membership Task Force

Oscar Castillo, Chair
Vicki Cockerham, Co-Chair

Purpose: The most valuable, intangible benefit of participating in PTRA is networking with peers and business partners from across the country. The Membership Committee focuses on identifying, recruiting, and mentoring new members, as well as retaining current members, thereby expanding the world of possibilities for all members!


Rep/Principal Relations Task Force

David Murphy, Chair
TBD, Co-Chair

Purpose: The Rep/Principal Relations Committee works on behalf of all PTRA members seeking already existing and developing new means, programs, and methodologies for enhancing the valuable rep/principal relationship!


Marketing Task Force

Steve Martin, Chair
TBD, Co-Chair