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Charlotte, NC

(Corporate Contacts)

William Rudisill – President
Responsibilities: Strategic plans, directions, and improvements;
Focus growth with strategic customers.  Utility and Industrial sales in Florida & Virginia; calls on Utilities, OEM's and strategic end users.

Experience: 30+ years of power products, motion, sensors, communications, controls; sales and management consultant to automation industry; serves on factory rep councils; past member of AHTD Board
Education: MSEE, MBA, BSEE&CS, Columbia University, NY, NY;
BA, Wofford College, Spartanburg, SC
Email: William @

Avis Summers Lewis – Product Manager – Joined June 1991
Responsibilities: Customer Tracking, Forecasting and Sales; Interface with principals for project tracking; training & meetings
Experience: Significant power utility and industrial sales and process improvement; product, sales training sessions & planning

Education: WVU & West Virginia Wesleyan College
Email: Avis.Lewis @

Myra Waddell – Accounting – Joined October 1991
Responsibilities: Accounting, customer service, sales support for business matters.
Experience: Extensive Rep sales process knowledge
Education: BS, Meredith College, Raleigh, NC
Email: Myra.Waddell @

Lantz Critel – Sales Engineer – Joined October 2012
Responsibilities: Duke Energy Company, Santee Cooper, South Carolina Electric & Gas, various public power companies in NC & SC; Consultants in Charlotte area.
Experience: Vestas Wind Systems out of Louisville CO, led the development of MV transformers and cabling for turbines.  Previously worked for GE and had responsibility for design, development, and manufacturing of MV dry type transformers.  Supported system protection as an applications engineer with SEL.
Education: BSEE, University of South Florida, Tampa FL
Email: Lantz.Critel  @

Sam Thomas – Sales Engineer – Joined May 2002
Responsibilities: North Carolina & South Carolina industrial control, motion and electronic products.
Focused on OEM's, consulting engineering firms and strategic end users
Experience: Field Sales to OEM and industrial accounts in NC & SC; primary expertise in controls and control systems; taught PLC courses with major manufacturer; sold both capital and OEM equipment, works with consulting firms, end users and OEMs
Education: BA/BS, Charleston Southern University
Email: Sam.Thomas @


Raleigh, NC

Lisa Ellison – Sales Engineer – Joined February 2014

Responsibilities: Duke Energy East & various utility accounts in NC & some VA.  Serves Utility Customers & Consultants

Experience: Nine years’ experience working in technical sales. She sold automatic transfer switches and paralleling systems for the ASCO (Automatic Switch Company) Power Technologies. Lisa took several years off to raise her children.
Education: MBA, Univ of Alabama, Birmingham. BSEE Rutger's Univ
Email: Lisa.Ellison @


Atlanta, GA C.J. McCann “Mac” – Sales Engineer – Joined July 1994
Responsibilities: Utility, OEM & Industrial coverage in GA, TN, AL, MS and portions of SC
Calls on Utilities, OEM's, consultants and end users.
Experience: Various positions in sales and management including strategic planning for Westinghouse Corporation; utility & power products marketing with Westinghouse; industrial background with Gould / Modicon
Education: MBA, St. Mary College, BSME, NC State
Email: Mac.McCann @


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