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Robert Luiser
Robert Luiser

 

Welcome, Robert Luiser!

We are so happy to announce that Robert Luiser has joined Storage Solutions as our Director of Drafting!

Robert comes to us with years of experience in both AutoCAD as well as consulting and management. He last worked as a freelancer with a small independent company called CYA (Create Your Amazement), which he created. There, he was consulting with various companies to restructure CAD Departments, engineer multi-million dollar exhibit programs, and help achieve next-level thinking, communication, and CAD standards. Robert also freelanced as a senior CAD Designer for custom manufacturing companies all over the world.

Outside of work, He likes to walk and hike with his Basset Hound, Hedwig. Robert is also a musician and occasionally wrote commercial music for local companies in New England. He plays several instruments and writes and produces his own “mood” music as well.

What are you most excited about working at Storage Solutions?

“I’m excited about this type of business and for the opportunity to work with different people and departments.”

Are you interested in becoming part of the Storage Solutions team? Apply here today!

 

 

Jason Blackney
Jason Blackney

 

Welcome, Jason Blackney!

As our company grows, and we continue to expand our Solutions Development Team, we’re happy to announce that Jason Blackney has joined Storage Solutions! He will be serving as our Vice President of Solutions Development.

For the past 13 years, Jason has worked for Kohl’s Department Stores. For 9 of those years, he was based out of their corporate office where he served in a variety of roles. Jason spent time as an Industrial Engineer, New Store Construction Project Manager, and a Senior Industrial Engineering Manager.  After being lifelong Wisconsin residents, Jason and his family relocated to Indiana 4 years ago where he moved into a Senior Operations Manager role to help startup and run the automated fulfillment center for Kohls. We are thrilled to add Jason to our growing team and are excited to see him succeed in the years to come!

As an Industrial Engineering graduate from UW-Madison, Jason enjoys following Wisconsin football and basketball. Outside of work, most of his time is spent with his wife and 4 children. They’re often taking their kids to sports, and volunteer coaching when they can. With Indiana being so centrally located, he and his family enjoy traveling and were even able to visit Gatlinburg, TN earlier this year to enjoy the Smoky Mountains for the first time.

What are you most excited about working at Storage Solutions?

“I am most excited to join Storage Solutions to work with a great team and help continue to grow the automation solutions that we can provide to customers.  I am also excited to join the supplier side of material handling equipment after having spent my time at Kohls as the end-user.”

Are you interested in becoming part of the Storage Solutions team? Apply here today!

Ryan Stewart
Ryan Stewart

 

Welcome, Ryan Stewart!

We are thrilled to welcome Ryan Stewart to our growing company! Ryan joins us as a Project Manager for our National Accounts team. We are excited to see how he will succeed in his new role.

Ryan’s most recent position was as a Program Manager for Indiana Mills & Manufacturing, Inc. Over the course of four years there, he was privileged to serve in many different capacities. Each role provided him with tremendous opportunities to learn and be successful in project management.

When he’s not working, he loves to spend time with his wife Alayna. They love to travel and spend time outdoors! He is a huge Pacers and Colts fan and enjoys catching a game whenever he can. Ryan also loves sports memorabilia and has been collecting items for years. He occasionally sets up as a dealer at local sports card shows for fun!

What are you most excited about working at Storage Solutions?

“I am most excited to challenge myself with learning a new industry and having the opportunity to work for a company with such a positive, success-driven culture that promotes teamwork. I am also excited to learn new approaches to project management and contribute to furthering the success of SSI.”

Are you interested in becoming part of the Storage Solutions team? Apply here today!

Chris Goodman
Chris Goodman

 

Welcome, Chris Goodman!

As a growing company, we are constantly looking to expand our footprint. With that being said, we are thrilled to welcome Chris Goodman to Storage Solutions.

Chris is a graduate of Penn State University where he received a degree in Business Administration. Since then, he has gained a passion for sales. His last position was in sales for a corrugation company. Chris will be working as a National Accounts Manager for us out of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. We are excited to see how he excels in his new role here at Storage Solutions. Welcome to the team, Chris!

When he’s not working, he loves to play golf! 4-Man scrambles are his favorite. Some of his other hobbies include; shooting traps at his local gun club and volunteering for his local soup kitchen during the holidays. Chris loves modern sports cars and hopes to own one someday.

What are you most excited about working at Storage Solutions?

“I’m excited to expand Storage Solutions’ footprint in the Pennsylvania area. There are many new warehouses being constructed. I can’t wait to get into these spaces and begin selling!”

Are you interested in becoming part of the Storage Solutions team? Apply here today!

Andrew Reynoldson
Andrew Reynoldson

 

Welcome, Andrew Reynoldson!

As a growing company, we are constantly looking to expand our footprint. With that being said, we are thrilled to welcome Andrew Reynoldson to Storage Solutions. Andrew will work as our newest Sales Representative for our National Accounts team out of Dallas, Texas. We are so excited to have him join us and provide us with a presence in the Texas market.

Andrew is a graduate of Texas A&M University. While there, he studied supply chain, business management and distribution. In his most recent position, he was a Territory Manager for American Hotel. His focus was in business to business sales of indoor and outdoor hotel supplies and equipment.

He was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. Growing up, he played soccer and raced shifter go-karts. He is always up to try new things and most recently has picked up golf. Andrew loves to be active outdoors and likes to hike, ski and hangout with his Corgi, named Crouton.

What are you most excited about working at Storage Solutions?

“I’m most excited about working with my new team and selling in an industry where I have some background experience. I love that I’ll be a part of much larger, more impactful projects than I’ve been accustomed to in the past and am excited to see how the best do it! I’m looking to gain knowledge and experience on the other side of our industry that I haven’t yet been exposed to. I’m all about self-development and understand that this as a great opportunity to become a better sales professional.”

Are you interested in becoming part of the Storage Solutions team? Apply here today!

RJ Atwal Headshot
RJ Atwal Headshot

 

Welcome, RJ Atwal!

Welcome to the Storage Solutions team, Rjvir (RJ) Atwal! RJ joins us out of our Westfield office as one of our newest National Account Managers. RJ is a graduate of Indiana University where he studied both Marketing and Professional Sales. While at school, he was involved in various development clubs as well as an internship that helped prepare him for his career today. After college, he worked with AT&T in their business to business sales program. We are thrilled with the knowledge he brings to the table!

RJ was born and raised in Greenwood, IN. Both of his parents moved to the United States from Punjab, India, over 35 years ago. In his free time, RJ loves being outdoors. Some of his favorite activities are basketball, fishing, and golf, though he’s always open to trying new things.

What are you most excited about working at Storage Solutions?

“I’m most excited to be working with such a great group of people. A team full of mentors and role models truly makes my day-to-day enjoyable. I’m looking forward to gaining a sense of achievement that comes from being a major contributor to a team. I’m excited to grow in this position and I’m looking forward to the day I feel 100% comfortable talking through SSI’s portfolio of solutions.”

Are you interested in becoming part of the Storage Solutions team? Apply here today!

 

Andrew Lapel
Andrew Lapel

 

Welcome, Andrew Lapel!

As automation solutions continue to grow and develop within our company, our Solutions Development team is growing as well. We are pleased to welcome our newest hire, Andrew Lapel. Andrew joins us as our Solutions Development Associate, his role will focus on automation and engineering within warehouses.

Andrew is a recent graduate of Purdue University where he studied Industrial Engineering with a minor in Business Management. He comes to us with experience in facility design and management. In his most recent position, he worked for Midcontinent Independent System Operators. While there, he focused on software that optimizes space within their facilities. We are excited for Andrews’s continued growth and impact within Storage Solutions!

Outside of work, Andrew loves to spend time outdoors. He enjoys playing basketball and spending time at his family’s lake house. He loves to fish, and in the winters, play hockey and ski.

What are you most excited about working at Storage Solutions?

“There is a lot to be excited about and with Storage Solutions working with so many different clients, I am excited for new challenges from project to project. I have also had the chance to talk to some of the current employees about life at SSI, and each expresses how friendly everybody is and how the environment is one which makes you excited to come in every day. Along with this, I am excited about the opportunity to learn the industry and challenge myself in a real-world setting. With the industry moving more and more towards automation, I am excited to be a part of the Solutions Development team as I will be given many chances to work with Fetch and Smart Slotting. Beyond the technical skill I know I will gain; I hope to feel a part of something bigger than myself and work with a group of talented and motivated individuals.”

Are you interested in becoming part of the Storage Solutions team? Apply here today!

 

Alois Warner
Alois Warner

 

Welcome, Alois Warner!

At Storage Solutions, we understand the importance an internship can have on a student’s career and future. It is our goal to provide quality training as well as a glimpse of what a career at Storage Solutions looks like. With this in mind, we are pleased to welcome our newest addition to the team!

Alois Warner joins us our of our Kansas City office as our Strategic Sales Intern. He is currently a student at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. Alois will be graduating in the fall with a Bachelors’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. He has experience in manufacturing and development and is excited about his new role at Storage Solutions. We’re thrilled to have you, Alois!

Alois was born and raised in Elgin, Nebraska, but loves to travel. He had the opportunity to travel to a University in Germany and hopes to continue to travel in the future. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his dog, hunting, and playing sports. He also loves to spend time with his fiancé and is excited for his wedding at the end of this summer!

What are you most excited about working at Storage Solutions?

“I am excited about applying my skills to a new industry and working with the team here at Storage Solutions. The culture here seems great and I am eager to grow in this environment.”

Are you interested in becoming part of the Storage Solutions team? Apply here today!

AndyHenry
AndyHenry

Welcome, Andy Henry!

As a growing organization, we’re always looking for talented and motivated people to join our company. With that, we are pleased to welcome our newest addition, Andy Henry! Andy joined us last week as a Project Manager for our National Accounts team. He is a graduate of Purdue University where he obtained his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Technology.

Since graduation, Andy’s work experienced has been centered around sales and engineering roles. Because of this, he has developed a core understanding of customer service and paying close attention to detail. We’re happy you’re a part of the team, Andy!

When he’s not at work, you can find him spending time with his two children, who mean the world to him. He is a coach for both of their youth soccer teams and is a Den Leader for his son’s Cub Scouts group. Along with this, Andy also loves working on cars, and building things with wood. He rarely goes to an auto mechanic, because he enjoys replacing any necessary parts himself

What are you most excited about working at Storage Solutions?

“I am most excited to be part of such a dynamic business culture here at Storage Solutions. I’m excited to challenge the status quo and grow with a company that values new ideas. I want a place I can call home. I’m not looking for another job experience to add to my resume but a reason to never have to revise it.”

Are you interested in becoming part of the Storage Solutions team? Apply here today!

Tyler Langel
Tyler Langel

 

Welcome, Tyler Langel!

We are so excited to welcome Tyler Langel to our Storage Solutions team! Tyler will act as our Strategic Sales Engineer out of our Kansas City office. In this role, he can combine his interest in both engineering and sales. He is a 2018 graduate of the University of Nebraska where he received his Bachelors’s in Mechanical Engineering. After graduation, he worked as a “manufacturing engineer” at Altec Industries. We are thrilled with the knowledge he’s brought to our team, and we cant wait to see how he will use his talents in his new role!

Tyler was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska. He is a die-hard sports fan and especially loves college football. Every year he travels back home to go to Nebraska football games. He is hopeful to make a trip to Dublin, Ireland in 2021 where they will kick off the season playing Illinois. When he’s not working, he tries to stay active in many ways. He enjoys intramurals as well as trivia and reading.

What do you want to gain from working at Storage Solutions?

“Critical experience in a very opportunistic and rapidly changing industry. I am unbelievably grateful to get involved so early in my career and to be able to grow with it. There is endless opportunity to learn and experience new things and the industry naturally encourages creativity with multiple solution opportunities.”

Interested in becoming part of the Storage Solutions team? Apply here today!