102 N Elm Pl, Suite I
Broken Arrow, OK 74012
For any inquiries or questions, please call: 918-258-4101 or fill out the following form.
Dedicated manufacturers' representative serving the electrical industry since 1991.
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WHO WE REPRESENT
For over 25 years we here at KenCor have been the connection between our customers and principals as we strive to make the effort of the entire process as painless and easy as possible. Post-purchase satisfaction is our #1 goal. To achieve this, we take pride in giving exceptional customer service from start to finish.
We have developed and maintained meaningful relationships with our manufacturers and leading supply chain partners and because of this, we have obtained an extensive product and market knowledge superior to that of competition. Since we also have over 25 years of experience selling electrical products through our well qualified electrical distributor channels, we are able to achieve the expectations of our diverse customers time and time again. Achieving this is essential in today’s complex market.
Inside Sales Engineer
Kevin is an Oklahoma native and has over 35 years of experience in the electrical industry. He began his career as an Electrician's Mate while honorably serving his country. In 1994, Kevin became a licensed Oklahoma Electrical Contractor and started Nichols Electric whereas he entered into contracts installing generator sets and custom control panels. In 2007, Kevin received an opportunity to become an Applications/Sales Engineer for EPSI. During his five year tenure, Kevin became very familiar with the different designs from all major Electrical Manufacturers. Kevin joined KenCor in 2013 and serves in support to the President and Owner, James Smith.
Over the years, Kevin has developed a thorough understanding of the industrial and electrical utility markets, the Engineer/Constructor Market, and the OEM firms serving them, their distribution channels, and the manner in which business is conducted with these customers. He also has keen insight into the expectations of Principals, their customers' needs, and how the sales forces serving them can fulfill the Principal's needs.
Chanelle joined KenCor in late 2014 as an Office Assistant. She brought with her over 10 years of experience in customer service and clerical duties. Over time, Chanelle became the Office Manager and is responsible for the behind-the-scenes operations to ensure that KenCor runs smoothly. Additionally, she assists with order entry and maintains contact with our Principals to keep track of orders for our customers. Furthermore, due to her experience with marketing & web design, and a talent for attention to detail, she is also in charge of the company’s newly redesigned website.
President & Owner
James has over 40 years of experience in the electrical industry. He began his career in the heavy electrical equipment market when he joined Nelson Electric in Tulsa in 1983 as a Quotation Engineer. When Electrical Power Systems, Inc. (EPSI) was formed from the old Power Distribution Products Division of Nelson in 1986, James went with them as a Sales and Application Engineer. In 1989, he moved to Houston where he joined Double E Engineering, a manufacturers’ representative firm, as a Sales Engineer, selling to the engineer-constructor firms serving the oil and gas industry. Then in 1997, he joined 5-Star Electric as a Senior Sales Engineer in the Houston area. In 2004, he joined KenCor as a Sales Representative and in 2012 he became the new President and Owner.