Published 04/16/2024

PT Coupling is thrilled to announce our recognition as the recipient of the prestigious "2023 Bob Lyons Supplier of the Year" award from IDCO. This accolade celebrates our commitment to excellence and highlights our significant contributions to the IDCO partnership.

In 2023, PT Coupling experienced an impressive 21% growth, solidifying our position as IDCO's third-largest supplier. This achievement also reflects a remarkable 100% growth with IDCO since 2020, showcasing our dedication to continuous improvement and innovation.

At PT Coupling, we believe in active participation at the end-user level to help drive value for our distributor partners. Our engagement with key IDCO programs such as the Expo, IDCO Product Information Management (PIM), and IDCO U underscores our commitment to fostering collaboration and growth within the cooperative.

We are proud of our team's exceptional dedication to IDCO. Ali Kirtley, Marketing Director, has taken on a leadership role as the IDCO Women's Leadership Group as Chair, while Brent Lilly, Vice President, Sales & Marketing, serves on the IDCO Membership Committee. These positions reflect our partnership engagement supporting IDCO's mission and vision.

“Thank you to IDCO for this incredible honor and congratulations to our PT Coupling team for this remarkable achievement!” Matt Parrish, President, CEO of PT Coupling, said. “The dedication, hard work, and commitment exhibited by the entire PT Team has truly paid off. This award is a testament to our culture of unwavering pursuit of excellence and a commitment to providing outstanding service and partnership. To our team keep up the great work and to the IDCO members, we look forward to finding more ways to achieve continued success and growth with each of you.”

PT Coupling is honored to receive this award and looks forward to continuing our successful partnership with IDCO in the years to come.

(Pictured left to right back row): Terry Johnson, Vice President; Brent Lilly, Vice President, Sales & Marketing; John O'Donnell, President of IDCO Co-op; Braxton Kirtley, Business Development Manager; and Richard Kirtley, National Sales Manager. (Front row left to right): Matt Parrish, President, CEO; Ali Kirtley, Marketing Director; and Melissa Woodley, Director of Co-Op Operations of IDCO Co-op.