IBCI Receives the 2020 Enersys® Manufacturer’s Representative of the Year Award
CHARLOTTE September 18, 2020 Industrial Battery & Charger, Inc., the largest motive and stationary power applications provider in the Southeast, is proud to announce they have been named the 2020 EnerSys® Manufacturer’s Representative Of The Year.
“Being recognized as the EnerSys 2020 Manufacturer’s Representative of the Year is a tremendous honor for our company.”, said Jason Poston, President of Industrial Battery and Charger, Inc. “This honor is a testament to our dedicated team members who work countless hours in support of our customers. We are proud to have represented EnerSys in the Southeast since 1988. We look forward to continuing our partnership with them for years to come.”
“It has been a pleasure working with Industrial Battery and Charger for the past 25 years that I have been part of EnerSys.”, said Michael Shea, General Manager Southern Area of Enersys, Over the last couple of years that I have worked directly with their team, I truly can see why they are successful and have been one of the best manufacturers representatives for EnerSys. Their professionalism, drive, and consistency is something to be admired. They put the customer first in everything they do and care about their people, the environment, and society as a whole. It has been a pleasure working with them and supporting their efforts.”
EnerSys, the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, manufactures and distributes energy system solutions, motive power batteries, battery chargers, power equipment, battery accessories and outdoor equipment enclosure solutions to customers worldwide. Motive power batteries and chargers are utilized in electric forklift trucks and other commercial electric-powered vehicles. Energy Systems provide highly integrated power solutions and services to broadband, telecommunication, utility, uninterruptible power supplies, renewable, medical, aerospace and defense, premium starting, lighting and ignition applications. Outdoor equipment enclosure products are utilized in the telecommunication, cable, utility, transportation industries and by government and defense customers. The company also provides aftermarket and customer support services to its customers in over 100 countries through its sales and manufacturing locations around the world.
ABOUT 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 42 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 CEO. His sons, Keith and Tim Earnhardt joined the company in 1992. They learned the business from the ground up and currently serve as Co-Chief Operating Officers. Terry Earnhardt shared, “Service is what we built the business on.”
With 13 sales and service centers, IBCI 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 150 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®, Green Cubes Technology and Green Energy Concepts, Inc.®.