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Meet Our Team

The Automation Group, Inc (TAG) is built on the solid foundation of the shareholders who are actively employed by the Company.


The Company supplies instrumentation and control solutions to a vast array of customers and end-users. The primary market focus of the company is Water/Wastewater Treatment Plants and our OEM customers.

Gary Jenks

CEO/Owner

Gary is the current President of The Automation Group, Inc. with experience in PLC/HMI programming, Instrumentation, Wireless Telemetry, factory authorized Variable Frequency Drive Certified Startup, and project start up and commissioning. He’s always had an interest in technology and multi-faceted controls systems. This  started with him running a Bulletin Board System (BBS) (SYSOP) in the 80’s and that path led him to his experiences combining computers with electricity for automated PLC Controls. Gary completed his Inside Wireman Apprenticeship to Journeyman from BOLI in 1993, is accredited with numerous credentials from Rockwell/Allen Bradly, Cuttler Hammer, ABB, Siemens, Modicon and still holds his General Journeyman license.

Eric Wick

Owner

Eric is responsible for project management/estimating. Eric's previous experience ranges from an retail store management to construction and controls division. Eric completed his Inside Wireman Apprenticeship from NJATC in 2002 and received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Oregon. Eric is accredited through the Rockwell Automation System Integrator and holds his General Journeyman Electrician and General Supervising Electrician licenses.

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