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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!

Zachary Reed
Zachary Reed

Welcome, Zachary Reed!

Welcome to the Storage Solutions team, Zach Reed! Zach joins us out of our Kansas City office as one of our newest Project Managers. Zach is a graduate of Evangel University where he received his Bachelor’s degree in Recreation and Sports Management. He later went on to receive his Master’s degree in Business Administration from Webster University.

His most recent position was as the Service Supervisor for Summit Truck Group of Kansas City. While there, he managed several technicians and porters. Along with this he also monitored the repair progress and managed incoming work. We’re looking forward to working alongside you, Zach!

When he is not at work, Zach enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 young children. He and his wife enjoy remodeling sections of their home. They are also huge football fans and enjoy rooting on their favorite teams! As a family, they prefer to spend time outside going on walks with their dog, as well as hunting and fishing.

What are you most excited about in your new role?

“I am excited to learn from the team here. There are a lot of members that are new and some that have been here for a long time. There is a mix of executives and department heads that can help me learn what skills I need to understand and grow within the industry.”

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

Tyler Doyle
Tyler Doyle

 

Welcome, Tyler Doyle!

We are always looking for new and talented people to join our team. With this being said, we are pleased to welcome one of our latest additions, Tyler Doyle! Tyler joined us as a Project Manager out of our Kansas City office.

Tyler attended Kansas State University. While there, he studied Industrial Engineering with a Business Minor. After graduation, Mr. Doyle spent time working at Textron Aviation in Wichita, Kansas. He worked in a sales role where he supported his team with prospecting, lead generation, and building customer relationships. We’re so excited to see how he will grow into his new project management role. Welcome to the team, Tyler!

In his free time, he loves to stay active outdoors and spend time with his friends. One of his favorite things to do is golf! Along with this, Tyler is currently pursuing his private pilot license!

What are you most excited about in your new role?

“I am excited to be working with the great people at Storage Solutions. I look forward to supporting and developing solutions for our customer’s needs. Each project is different, which brings creativity to each solution we develop.”

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

Tyler West
Tyler West

Welcome, Tyler West!

ChampionWe are so excited to announce the addition of Tyler West to the Storage Solutions team! Tyler Joined us as a National Accounts Manager and will be working remotely from his home in Florida. He is a 2008 graduate from Florida State University.

Before coming to Storage Solutions, Tyler worked for seven years as the Southeast Florida Account Representative for Interlake Mecalux. We are thrilled with his knowledge and experience and can’t wait to see the positive impact he’ll have on our team!

Tyler Lives in Ormond Beach, Florida. When he’s not working, he describes himself as an avid outdoorsman who loves to stay active. One of his favorite things to do is go offshore fishing. Recently, our National Accounts Team took a Go Carting trip where Tyler raced and won, making him the National Accounts team K1 Go Cart Champion! Way to go, Tyler!

What are you most excited about in your new role?

“I am most excited about the family feel and team strength at Storage Solutions. I hope to broaden my horizons and become an expert at everything warehouse related and not just pallet rack.”

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

Nicole Kuhn
Nicole Kuhn

 

Welcome, Nicole Kuhn!

We are delighted to welcome Nicole Kuhn to our growing team! Nicole will be working as a Project Coordinator. In this role, she will be assisting with processing orders and providing customer service.

Nicole graduated from Indiana University, where she studied Psychology, Gender Studies, and German. She has spent the last two years working as a Customer Support Associate at TEKsystems. We are so excited about the knowledge and attention to detail that she’ll bring to her role.

Nicole is a purple belt in Hawaiian Kenpo, a mixed martial art that includes Karate, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Judo and Kickboxing. She practices several times a week in her local dojo. She hopes eventually to become a black belt in the martial art. Along with this, she enjoys spending time with her two dogs, Tux and Lucas. Both are rescues from IACS and IndyHumane.

What are you most excited about in your new role?

“I am really excited to work with my team. We have an awesome group here. I’ve wanted to work at a company with a great culture and environment and I’m very excited to be here. Along with this I’m looking forward to learning new aspects of the industry that I haven’t been exposed to previously.”

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

Kyle Huerkamp
Kyle Huerkamp

 

Welcome, Kyle Huerkamp!

Here at Storage Solutions, we’re constantly on the hunt for talented and eager people to grow our team. With this being said, we are excited to welcome our newest addition, Kyle Huerkamp! Kyle joined us at the beginning of the year as a Project Manager. Welcome to the team, Kyle!

Having grown up in Central Indiana, Kyle decided to attend Purdue University where he studied Aviation. After this, he went on to receive his Masters in Education through Butler University. Before coming to Storage Solutions, he worked in school administration and teaching. As an educator, he taught both physical and life science. In order to best instruct his students, he traveled to Sweden and Finland to incorporate and share their best practices in the classroom. We are thrilled with the drive he possesses as well as his eagerness to learn and succeed in a new industry.

Outside of work, he and his wife, as well as their three children, enjoy camping at many local state parks. One of the most interesting things about Kyle is that he holds an FAA commercial pilot license and is a Certificated Flight Instructor. This certification allows him to take his passion for teaching to the skies. A highlight of his life was landing his first airplane before he had his driver’s license.

What are you most excited about in your new role?

“I’m most excited to creatively address the needs of our clients. I enjoy the challenge of being able to effectively design a solution for them after having looked at all possible scenarios.”

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

Brett Fuller
Brett Fuller

 

Welcome, Brett Fuller!

Our team has grown! We are excited to welcome out newest team member, Brett Fuller. Brett joined us as the Marketing Coordinator on our Communications team. He is a graduate of Purdue University where he studied Communications with specialties in Advertising and Rhetorical Advocacy. With ten years of editorial and marketing experience under his belt, we are thrilled with the knowledge he brings to our team!

Brett was born and raised in Northwest Indiana. He and his wife met in college, they married several years ago and now have a 2-year-old daughter. When he’s not working, you can find him spending time with his family and friends. One of his favorite things to do is to hike the Indiana Dunes with his wife and their two dogs, Maxwell and Penny.

Along with this, Brett is an avid Chicago sports fan, and loves to cheer on the Cubs, Bears and Bulls.

What excites you the most about working at Storage Solutions?

“I am excited to develop more skills in digital marketing and learn more about the material handling industry.”

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