OUR TEAM

OUR HISTORY

1969

Ed Lewis left Belknap to start career in rep industry. Began doing business with Do it Best (then HWI), Ace, True Value & Orgill.

1974

Founded Ed Lewis Sales Co. (ELSCO).
First line represented – Thomas Paint Applicator (later EZ Paintr & now Shur-Line)

1983

Moved into corporate office building in St. Matthews.

1995

Began Home Depot merchandising division.

1997

Edwin Lewis left Lehman Brothers in New York to join ELSCO

2002

Exited Home Depot to focus on the independent hardware store channel

2007

Invested heavily to build out National Field Sales Team to service the independent hardware store channel.

2008

Partnered with Do it Best Corp. on two key internal field sales initiatives

2014

Craig Evans joined ELSCO from Newell Rubbermaid to manage Ace & True Value accounts.

2017

Jon Kreyling joined ELSCO from Stanley Black & Decker to manage Orgill & Lancaster.

2018

Completed major corporate office renovation.

2019

Celebrating our 45th Year in Business.

LEADERSHIP TEAM

ED LEWIS
Chairman

EDWIN LEWIS
President

CRAIG EVANS
Director of Sales

JOHN KREYLING
Director of Sales

STEVE KRESS
Director of Marketing & Field Sales, West

MICHAEL WILLIAMS
Director of Field Sales, East

MARY JENNINGS
Director of Operations

NATIONAL FIELD SALES

INSIDE SALES TEAM

MARKETING

IN STORE EXECUTION

CUSTOMERS

TESTIMONIALS

“The Elsco organization provides a clear competitive advantage to the companies they represent.  Their business foundation is building great relationships, providing consistent professional sales support, and investing in a field sales service team that is on the front line driving results every day.  That they are a pleasure to work is a pretty nice bonus.”
– Bruce Fischer, (Vice President of Sales), Werner Co.

“ELSCO has proven to be an invaluable partner in managing our hardware channel business.  They represent our program with integrity and have delivered an impressive track record of growth.”
– Jason Hoffmeister, (National Sales Manager, Contractor Equipment Division – Graco)

CONTACT ELSCO

144 Chenoweth Lane
Louisville, KY 40207

Phone: (502) 896-0342
Fax: (502) 896-0697

Email:  customerservice@elsco.com

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