Meet Our Sales Reps

Chris Trapp
(704)502-9328 Mobile
Dan Finch
(804)662-0370 Mobile
Walker Rutherford
(704)999-1523 Mobile
Tom Green
(864) 704-8701 Mobile
Walker Rutherfurd
(704) 999-1523 Mobile
Jeff Joyner
(423)394-7759 Mobile
Mark Cooper
(901)579-9688 Mobile
Casey Kinney
(205)603-4742 Mobile
Donna Duff
(404)354-6069 Mobile

Central North Carolina, Chris Trapp


(704) 502-9328 Mobile     

A graduate of Rose Hulman Institute of technology with a Chemical Engineering degree, Chris has 20 years of experience selling technical electrical products in the Carolina’s and Virginia. Formal technical sales training throughout his career and experience as a regional sales manager serve as the foundation for his success in consistently growing sales.  As the founder and principle of Trapp Industrial Sales Chris serves as the technical specialist and sales manager. He also has direct account responsibility for Central North Carolina, acts as project/sales manager for major initiatives.


South Carolina, Tom Green 


(864) 704-8701 Mobile     

Located in our office between Greenville and Columbia, our Sales Engineer Tom has over 10 years of management experience as a technical equipment specialist and acquisition manager for a larger manufacturer and an additional 10 years of sales experience in the Carolina market.  Since 2006 Tom has constantly grown sales with Trapp Industrial through superior customer support and lasting relationships with technical buyers and partner distributors.


 Western Virginia / North Central North Carolina,  Dan Finch



(804) 662-0370 Mobile     

Located between Winston Salem and Charlotte, our Sales Engineer Dan has 15 years of industrial sales experience in Virginia.  Dan has won numerous awards for sales performance throughout his career and has been a stellar performer since joining Trapp Industrial in 2010.  As a co-author of two pending US patent applications, Dan brings a high level of technical sales skills along with a customer focused approach.

Eastern North Carolina / Eastern Virginia, Walker Rutherfurd


(704) 999-1523 Mobile

In the Raleigh area, our Sales Engineer Walker has over 15 years working with technology companies and possess an entrepreneurial approach to creating solutions and value. Since 2004 Walker has worked in sales and development in the fields of Nanotechnology, Aerospace, renewable energy and advised a wide range of new technology companies on strategy, operations, finance, and government relations.


 East Tennessee,  Jeff Joyner


(423)394-7759 Mobile           

In Chattanooga our sales engineer Jeff Joyner has 10+ years of technical sales experience and vast knowledge of the customer base in Tennessee. In the Air Force Jeff received personal recognition from the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency, the Secretaries of State and Defense, and the President of the United States for meritorious achievement. Jeff has been selling automation and control components within the Tennessee and Northern Alabama territories for the last two years as a manufacturer’s representative.


 Western Tennessee, Arkansas, Nothern Mississippi,  Mark Cooper


(901)579-9688 Mobile        

In the Memphis area our sales engineer Mark Cooper has over 20+ years of experience selling electrical controls, and safety in the Arkansas, Memphis, and Northern Mississippi area. He has partnered with electrical distributors and integrators to provide large OEM's and contractors with innovative ways of reducing costs, and implementing new products. Holding a degree in Business marketing, and national certifications in CCTV/Access Controls, Mark has won numerous awards for sales growth with a large Fortune 500 company. Recently Mark has been selling for a large Manufacturer's Representative in the Memphis Area


 Alabama, Central Mississippi and Florida Panhandle, Casey Kinney


(205)603-4742 Mobile        

Located in between Birmingham and Montgomery our Alabama, Central Mississippi and Florida Panhandle Sales Engineer is a controls expert from years of integration work handling automation installation and start up at major automotive facilities in the territory. After military service as a missile technician he earned his electrical engineering degree. Most recently he has found his true calling selling Low Voltage Controls throughout Alabama and Mississippi for a high tech distributor where he has dramatically increased sales and expanded the customer base.


 Georgia, Donna Duff


(404)354-6069 Mobile     

Located in Atlanta, Donna has over 20 years of sales, and customer service across several industries in North Georgia selling residential, commercial and industrial products. Seventeen years of sales experience was providing Inside Sales support with a large wholesale distributor. Donna brings exceptional customer service, sales support and her degree in technology to Trapp Industrial


Inside Sales, Tina Malchesky 


(704) 821-5187 Main
(866) 808-7543 Fax        

Located in our Charlotte office, Tina has over twenty years of sales and customer service experience.  Tina’s resume includes National Accounts Manager, Regional Sales Manager and Sales Representative in the electrical, plumbing and industrial distribution business.  Most recently Tina served as the Mid Atlantic Sales Representative for CSA International (test agency) and is a past member of the North Carolina International Association of Electrical Inspectors.  We welcome her excellent customer relationship skill to Trapp Industrial Sales.


Technical Support and Quotations, Tom Fenton


(704) 821-5187 Office
(704) 821-5496 Fax

Located in our Charlotte office, Tom has over 22 years technical sales experience in the electrical industry.  He served as Sales Engineer for that time with 2 of the 5 major electrical equipment manufacturers as well as Mid-Atlantic Regional Manager for the leading provider of paralleling switch gear for temporary power.  Tom has a strong background in electro-mechanical control, industrial automation, and power distribution products.