Industrial Battery & Charger, Inc. Wins The 2018 EnerSys® Manufacturer’s Representative Of The Year Award


Charlotte, NC  11th June 2018

Industrial Battery & Charger, Inc. Wins The 2018 EnerSys® Manufacturer’s Representative Of The Year Award

Industrial Battery & Charger, Inc., headquartered in Charlotte, NC, the largest motive and stationary power energy applications provider in the Southeast, is proud to announce they have been named the 2018 EnerSys® Manufacturer’s Representative Of The Year.

Charlotte, North Carolina: Industrial Battery & Charger, Incorporated Vice President of Sales and Service, Jason Poston, announced that IBCI has earned the EnerSys® Manufacturer’s Representative of the Year Award for fiscal year 2018. The award was presented to the IBCI team on June 2, 2018 at the EnerSys® National Sales Meeting in San Diego, California. Rodney Broome, IBCI Director of National Accounts and Jason Poston accepted the award from Jeff Long, President – Americas for Enersys® and Chad Uplinger, Vice President – Americas, Motive Power Sales and Service for EnerSys® on behalf of Industrial Battery & Charger, Inc.

“Industrial Battery & Charger, Inc. (IBCI) was founded on the fundamental principle that providing a premium product at a competitive price, representing it with honesty and integrity and backing it with a commitment to customer satisfaction is the only way to serve our customers,” shared Poston. Over the past 40 years, IBCI has grown to the largest independent, family owned distributor of industrial batteries and chargers in the United States.

The founder of Industrial Battery & Charger, Inc., Terry K. Earnhardt, has over 50 years of experience in the industry, and still serves as President and CEO. His sons, Keith and Tim Earnhardt joined the company in 1992. They learned the business from the ground up and currently serve as Secretary/Treasurer and Executive Vice President, respectively. Terry Earnhardt shared, “Service is what we built the business on.”

With 13 sales and service centers, Industrial Battery & Charger, Inc. is a dominant force in the motive and stationary battery and charger industry in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. IBCI employs over 200 associates, with over 60 certified service technicians, and daily deploys over 75 mobile service vehicles. IBCI services all brands of motive and stationary power equipment. IBCI is a distributor for Enersys®, Douglas Battery®, BHS®, Battery Watering Technologies® and Green Energy Concepts, Inc.®.

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Contact Jason Poston, Vice President of Sales and Service, phone: 336-992-9600 email: