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 @ JakeRudisill.com
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 @ JakeRudisill.com
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 @ JakeRudisill.com
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 @ JakeRudisill.com
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 @ JakeRudisill.com