John Hebeler
President / Sales Engineer

John Hebeler, an Electrical Engineer, has been with ELUS Company since 1990. He earned his engineering degree from the University of Dayton and went on to achieve his MBA from The Ohio State University. John currently manages the distributor policy for all of ELUS products in our 5+ state territories. In addition to this responsibility he is also involved in our distribution product sales at AEP.  Over the years he has successfully identified a number of alliance agreements that have driven sales in the ELUS territory.

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Eric DiSalle
Vice President / General Manager

Eric DiSalle has been with ELUS Company since 2007 and serves as the companies General Manager.  Eric gives our principals one point of contact for all needs and questions that might pertain to sales and future growth.  Everything from territory visits and sales reporting to issues with orders or sales success can all be handled through our Business Manager.

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John Commons
Director / Sales Engineer

John Commons, an Electrical Engineer, has been in electrical utility sales since 1972 and owned and operated ELUS Company from 1983 until 2013.  Under his tutelage he grew the company from a three person operation covering Southern Ohio and Northern Kentucky to a twenty person operation covering 6 ½ states.  He sold the company to the employees in July of 2013, making it an ESOP owned business.  He continues to support the ELUS Company in an advisory capacity.

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Jared Bassett
Sales Engineer

Jared Bassett, an Industrial Engineer from Kent State University, has been with ELUS Company since 2008.  He is currently responsible for Western Pennsylvania and Ohio municipalities and cooperative sales.  In addition to those accounts he covers Duquesne Light.    He has consistently grown our contacts, our approvals, and market share with these customers.  Prior to joining ELUS, Jared had 10 years of experience in the electrical utility industry working for Union Metal with his last 4 years serving as their Utility National Sales Manager.

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Dave Bouchard
Sales Engineer

Dave Bouchard, an Electrical Engineer from Penn State University, has been with ELUS Company since 2007, after being with Westinghouse and Eaton for over 20 years.  He has been an excellent addition to our team and has given our company a strong resource for all generation sales initiatives.  In addition to calling on AEP and First Energy Generation, Dave oversees all generation facility sales within the ELUS Company.

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Dane Beauchamp
Sales Associate

Dane Beauchamp joined ELUS in July 2017 and comes to us from the electrical distributor, Stuart Irby. Dane is based out of Grand Rapids and works very closely with Consumers Energy, as well as Municipals and Co-ops in the western part of our Michigan territory.

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Bill Davis
Sales Associate

Bill Davis has been with ELUS Company since 2014.  He works closely with all of our Ohio customers, primarily FirstEnergy, American Electric Power, and Cleveland Public Power.  He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration with a Marketing degree from Kent State University.  Bill has experience working for a local utility and has provided support and solutions to many utilities throughout the country. He has transformer and substation maintenance sales experience from his employment at SD Myers. Bill’s utility industry and distribution market knowledge makes him an immediate asset within the ELUS team.

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Jason Klingman
Sales Engineer

Jason Klingman, a Mechanical Engineer from Clemson University, has been a part of the ELUS sales team since 2012.  Prior to ELUS, he worked as a project coordinator and distribution engineer at Duke Energy in Cincinnati.  Jason works closely with our Kentucky customers, primarily LGE/KU as well as several power plants along the Ohio River.  Jason’s experience within the utility field will enhance our service as we continue to meet the unique needs of our customers.

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Greg Laneve
Senior Sales Engineer

Greg Laneve, an Electrical Engineer from the University of Dayton, has been with ELUS Company for over 22 years. Greg is very experienced in substation, transmission, and network applications.  Greg leads our effort at American Electric Power in a number of projects requiring network protectors, vacuum switchgear, power cable, high voltage switches, power transformers, mobile substations, and circuit breakers.

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Tim Pompo
Sales Associate

Tim Pompo has been with ELUS Company for over 5 years.  He works closely with all of our Michigan customers, primarily DTE, ITC, and Michigan Municipals and Co-ops.  Tim earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Central Michigan University.  Prior to ELUS, he spent 22 years working for Alcan Cable and General Cable in various capacities serving the utility markets.  With his experience in the utility industry and knowledge of the distribution market, Tim is a valuable resource within the ELUS team.

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Brad Reigelsperger
Senior Sales Engineer

Brad Reigelsperger, an Electrical Engineer from the University of Dayton, has been with ELUS Company for over 20 years.  Brad works closely with his customers at Duke Energy and Dayton Power & Light.  As a former employee of Dayton Power & Light, Brad’s experience puts his principals in a position to be competitive for business opportunities

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Jamie Shields
Sales Engineer

Jamie Shields, an Electrical Engineer from Purdue University, has been with ELUS Company for over 8 years. He is responsible for our Indiana accounts which include Indianapolis Power & Light, Hoosier Energy, Brownstown Electric Supply and Power Line Supply’s Indiana Division.  Over the years Jamie has built strong relationships in Indiana as a colleague and as a sales engineer. He will consistently put us in strong position as our product offering is so extensive.

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Rick Simpson
Sales Associate

Rick Simpson joined ELUS Company in August 2018 and will be the lead for our Tennessee market. Rick, a veteran sales manager, comes to us from Marmon Utility LLC., where he was Vice President of Sales.  Prior to this position Rick was the Director, and then VP of Sales for Hendrix Aerial Cable Systems, a division of Marmon Utility.  Rick also worked for McWane, Inc. for 20 years, with the last 6 years as the National Sales Manager. 

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George Slyman
Sales Associate

George Slyman has been with ELUS Company since 2008.  He is responsible for one of our largest IOU’s for both generation and distribution sales.  George came to ELUS from Siemens and has been in the electrical utility business for the last 22 years.  He spent 13 of those years as an employee of First Energy.  George continues to gain approvals, increase exposure, and build relationships at First Energy.   

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Jon Wernert
Sales Engineer

Jon joined ELUS Company in August 2015.  He graduated from University of Louisville Speed School with a Degree in Electrical Engineering.  Jon spent the first part of his career on the industrial side doing electrical design, project management, and programming/commissioning.  He has spent the last 9 years on the utility side working for the Rural Electric Coop in his home town. Jon will be covering the utility market in Southern Indiana and Western Kentucky, which includes Vectren and a number of Power Plants along the Ohio River.

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Carmen Carstens
Inside Sales Professional

Carmen Carstens has been a part of the ELUS inside sales team for since 2008.  She earned her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from The Ohio State University.  Carmen provides support to our Indiana and Kentucky teams.  Carmen is committed to being an essential part of the ELUS team.

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Amber Cooper
Inside Sales Professional

Amber Cooper has been a part of the ELUS inside sales team since 2013. Her prior experience includes sales support and marketing for an automotive manufacturing company and she also worked as a Realtor for 11 years in the Cincinnati/Dayton markets.  Amber brings her experience in providing superior customer service to the ELUS team.  She works closely with Greg Laneve, John Hebeler, Bill Davis and Dave Bouchard on all the American Electric Power accounts. 

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Abbi Jackson
Inside Sales Professional

Abbi Jackson recently joined the ELUS inside sales team in the spring of 2019.  Abbi has previous experience in Account Management with a recruiting firm in Cincinnati. Prior to that, she worked as an Account Executive for a global provider of multimedia platforms and distribution. She focused on account management and growth of new business across the U.S. With her sales experience, focus on customer service, and attention to detail, we feel Abbi will be a great addition to the ELUS team. She works closely with Jamie Shields, Tim Pompo, and Dane Beauchamp.

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Hannah Kubalski
Inside Sales Professional

Hannah Kubalski recently joined the ELUS inside sales team in the spring of 2019.  Hannah has previous experience as an Inside Sales representative for a big box retailer maintenance needs. She focused on account management and growth of new business across the U.S. She works closely with Bill Davis and Brad Reigelsperger.

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Amy McBreen
Inside Sales Professional

Amy McBreen has been a part of the ELUS inside sales team since 2013. She previously provided sales support and marketing for the top sales agent within a local Real Estate company.  She provides service for our First Energy team, George Slyman & Bill Davis.  Amy’s experience in customer service and customer satisfaction comes as a valuable tool to our team of inside sales professionals.

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Louise Salvina
Inside Sales Professional

Louise Salvina has been with ELUS Company since 1995.  Louise supports the general operation at ELUS by working closely with John Hebeler and Eric DiSalle.  In addition she provides the ELUS team with extensive experience in sales and customer service.  Louise is dedicated to providing exceptional quality service to any customers and manufacturers.

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Mary Slauter
Inside Sales Professional

Mary Slauter has been a part of the ELUS inside sales team since 2014. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Communication Management from the University of Dayton. She previously worked in admissions for a local art school and also worked as an Inside and Outside Sales Representative for a wholesale apparel distributor in both the Cincinnati, OH and Dallas, TX area. She works closely with Jared Bassett and Rick Simpson.  Mary’s sales experience and excellent customer service skills make her a valuable asset to the ELUS team.

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