JIS ANNOUNCES THE ADDITION OF PAUL GRUBISS AND RYAN BENEDEK TO THE JIS TEAM

Paul Grubiss Inside Sales RepresentativeCleveland, Ohio - January 23, 2014 - JIS is pleased to announce the addition of two more key associates to the team. Paul Grubiss has joined JIS in the capacity of technical inside sales representative, and Ryan Benedek has joined the team as a customer service representative.

Paul Grubiss (top) is developing a new position for JIS and is responsible for maintaining and growing our customer accounts that are not being serviced by our field sales team while building the JIS brand and supporting our vendors in our account base. Paul brings with him a strong industrial manufacturing background, with over 15 years of industrial technical sales experience in the medical, aerospace, and composite manufacturing arenas. Paul also worked as a machinist while serving in the navy.  Paul can be reached in the office at 216-706-6505 or email at paul.grubiss@jis.com.

Ryan Benedek (bottom) recently joined JIS in the capacity of customer service representative.  Ryan is responsible for placing and expediting orders, customer maintenance, providing technical tool source solutions and building the JIS brand. Ryan comes to JIS from US Auto Parts where he worked for 13 years in sales and excelled in customer service. His experience also includes direct mail marketing and catalog design.  Ryan is a welcome addition to the
JIS team which includes 6 full-time customer service professionals trained to
provide the best customer service in the industry.  He can be reached at
216-486-2100 or by email at tooling@jis.comRyan Benedek.

About JIS
JIS, Division of Jergens, Inc., is Ohio’s largest, most technical distributor of metalworking products, with quick delivery and a 1,000-square-foot showroom representing over 300 of the top manufacturers in the United States. The company’s website offers online ordering capabilities to customers nationwide. JIS is a division of Jergens, Inc., leading manufacturer of standard tooling components, fasteners, hoist rings, vices, and other workholding equipment.