Our Sales Team

Our sales team prides itself on it’s extensive knowledge of all Granite products.  Not only do we seek to provide the absolute best information to all of customers, we also provide the best customer service possible.  It starts by calling us and getting a live person immediately during operating hours.  We will then ensure that you are completely satisfied with your order.  At Granite Industries, we care about every one of our customers and that means you.


Chad Kern – Vice President of Sales

Chad Kern is our general manager and vice president of sales.  He has been with Granite Industries for 18 years and enjoys living in northwest Ohio because he loves the community and his family is nearby.  He enjoys working for Granite Industries because of the great coworkers and family environment.  When Chad thinks of Granite Industries one thing that comes to mind is: “quality American made products.”

Email: chad@graniteind.com
 | Phone: 877-447-2648 ext. 33

Rodney Kessler – Inside Sales

Rodney is one of our inside sales reps and customer service agents.  He has worked at Granite Industries for over 17 years and carries a wealth of knowledge, especially in regards to scaffolding.  He has lived in Northwest Ohio his entire life and likes spending time with his family when he’s not working.   Rodney is proud of the fact that Granite Industries is a true family owned company here in Archbold, OH. 

Email: rodney@graniteind.com | Phone: 877-447-2648 ext. 38

Ryan Miller – Inside Sales

Ryan is one of our inside sales reps and customer service agents.  He has been with Granite Industries for just about three years and is our resident Overland Cart expert.  Like Rodney, Ryan has also lived in Northwest Ohio his entire life and loves it here because of the small town feel and nearby friends and family.  Ryan likes selling for Granite because of our commitment to American made, high quality products.

Email: ryan@graniteind.com | Phone: 877-447-2648 ext. 28

Jeff Bostelman – Regional Sales

Jeff is our salesman for OH, IN, MI, and Western PA.  He’s worked for Granite Industries for six years and one reason he likes living in Northwest Ohio is due to his love of hunting and fishing.  When asked why he likes selling Granite products, he said two things rise above the rest: 1) our quality and 2) our exceptional service.  Jeff likes to quote our owner who often says “Do what’s right for the customer.” 

Email: jeffb@graniteind.com | Cell Phone: 419-439-6740

Gregg Swinford – Regional Sales

Gregg is our salesman for KY, TN, MS, GA, AL, NC, and SC.  While Gregg represents our whole line, he specializes in scaffolding and special event products.  He is based out of Nashville and enjoys living there because of the great people, music, food and scenic views.  Gregg loves selling Granite products because of our commitment to continually innovate and improve our products.  This keeps things fresh and ensures that we’re providing the absolute best product for the customer.
Email: greggs@graniteind.com | Cell Phone: 615-596-2998

John King – Regional Sales

John is our salesman for the state of Florida.    He is based out of Naples and enjoys living there because he loves the weather and ample opportunities to swim (especially with gators).  John has been selling Granite products for over a decade and one of this favorite things about his job is solving his customers problems with our products.  Innovation and overall quality are two hallmarks he points to when selling Granite products.
Email: jking@graniteind.com | Cell Phone: 239-398-6477

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Granite Industries was founded in 1997 in Archbold, Ohio.  We've quickly grown to be a leader in scaffolding, staging, bleachers and material handling products.

Granite Industries
595 East Lugbill Rd.
Archbold, OH 43502
Phone: 1-877-447-2648
Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT, M-F