About Us

GenTek Inc. was established in 1994 and we are a team of experienced, professional salespeople where each member is committed to providing the highest level of sales/support to our customers. Our foundation is based on integrity and committed to customer success. We achieve this through outstanding communication between our customers and our principals.

Cheri Ramsey, Tampa, FL –  Over 20 years with GenTek as Office Manager. Nine years at the University of South Florida, four years of which were in the Department of Purchasing to include processing purchase orders and typing formal bid acknowledgments. Five years as a Senior Word Processor and Editorial Assistant. Three years with Telecredit, Inc. as a Secretary to the Manager of Management Information Systems (MIS). Three years US Army as an Administrative Specialist.

Chris George, Huntsville, AL Over 18 years experience as a Technical Sales Engineer, two years as sales manager of Manufacturing Representative firm specializing in OEM, production, and test equipment. Twelve years experience as a lead hardware technician specializing in the installation, repair, maintenance and operational training of production and capital equipment.
AL, West TN, and MS.

Ray Vaughan, South, FL Over 27 years in Sales Management and Customer Service for industrial and electronic RF and Microwave components and test equipment. Seven years as Defense Marketing and Manufacturing Manager of antennas and radomes for Nurad Technologies, Inc. Two years as Regional Sales Manager for Eastern Instrumentation, Manufacturers Representatives, serving Washington, DC Aerospace and Government customers with Test and Calibration equipment.

Ed Lamkin, Central FL – GenTek Inc. President. Over 23 years as a Technical Sales Engineer in the South East specializing in Test and Measurement Equipment, Data Acquisition, Communications and Telemetry. Over 3 years as a General Manager and Sales Manager of a Test and Measurement Representative Company. US Air Force for 8 years as a Calibration and Repair Technician (PMEL) with a focus in RF/uW, TACAN/IFF and DCLF. Central Florida to Cape Canaveral, FL.

Nick Weidick, Atlanta, GA (B.S. – Mechanical Engineering – Clemson University). Over 20 years of technical sales experience with a background in RF and Microwave Test and Measurement.  His career started in wired and wireless communications working for such companies as Wavetek Wandel and Goltermann (now Viavi Solutions), Anritsu, Tektronix and Giga-tronics and most recently as Territory Account Manager for Juniper Networks.  GA, Eastern TN and SC.

James Haggerty, South, FL – A Space Coast native with over 5 years of flight test instrumentation experience on numerous flight test programs. Hands-on experience with many different data acquisition systems, recorders, video encoders, transducers and other test equipment.

Scott Chafin, North & South Carolina – Over 34 years of Telecommunications Engineering experience specializing in end-to-end communications.  Served 14 years active duty in the United States Marine Corps in Communications and continued as a Systems Engineer for an additional 12 years where he developed multiple communication systems for the military that are still providing services in the tactical arena at this time.

Rich Mercado – Panhandle, FL – Served over 21 years Active Duty in the U.S. Marine Corps as an Aviation Electrician Repair Technician specializing in aircraft wiring repair, individual component level repair, multi-platform electrical systems repair and troubleshooting and radio system repair.