Curry Supply welcomes Forest Hendricks to the sales team as National Account Manager.
Hendricks joins Curry Supply’s national account, bringing a focus on heavy machinery and the railroad industry. With his experience in rail, he will work toward further developing Curry Supply’s presence in the top tier. Additionally, he will continue promoting all product lines, specifically mechanics trucks, fuel and lube trucks, and rotary dumps, while also exploring additional supporting product lines to serve the rail environments.
Throughout his professional career, Hendricks has reinforced and developed key management, sales, communication, and leadership skills that translate directly with Curry Supply’s core values as a company. He is a past chairman of the AREMA committee and is ISO9001 certified. Since 1990, Hendricks has been qualified under FRA Track Safety Standards Sub Paragraph 213.7, allowing him to supervise rail track and restorations under traffic conditions, inspect tracks for defects, and progress trains over broken rails and pull-a-parts.
When asked about his new career path with Curry Supply, Hendricks stated “I’m excited to join such a dynamic and driven team with the opportunity to work for a company with a proven track record of growth, profitability, and sustainability. I look forward to utilizing my experience and background to lead a focused strategic plan, allowing the Curry to be a market leader in the North American Railroad Industry and beyond.”
Hendricks graduated with his B.B.A. in marketing with a minor in logistics from Marshall University in Huntington, WV. In addition to his bachelor’s degree, he participated in Stanford University’s executive marketing program.
Currently, Hendricks resides in St. Augustine, FL. In his free time, you often can find him supporting his 14-year-old daughter in AAU volleyball, or swimming and playing soccer with his 10-year-old twins. Additionally, he enjoys boating, spearfishing, harvesting lobster, and scalloping. Hendricks is currently a licensed private pilot and is advanced scuba rescue/nitrox certified.