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Gerald Thomas


Role and Company

Regional Manager, MSC Industrial


25 years experience in management


Tulsa, OK

About Gerald

I am a Regional Sales Manager for MSC Industrial Supply company a market leader in the distribution of industrial Maintenance Repair, and Operations (MRO) products. Formerly VP of Sales for Roxtec International. I have managed operations, engineering departments as well as sales and marketing organizations for the past 20 years. I am also a retired from the Army Reserves as a LTC where i served for 32 years. I have a BS in Industrial Technology from Alcorn State University and completed 20 hours of course work for a MBA at Oklahoma City University. I have a number of managment and training certifications from various Universities. I am a avid golfer.

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Gerald 's Recent Answers

2 years ago

Severance package repayment

You will be definitely asked to pay back pre tax total amount of $50k. I would recommending reaching out to...

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4 years ago

Advice on countering a past charge

I agree with James be very honest and do not rationalize it. If it has been a number of years...

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4 years ago

How do I compete against internal job candidates?

Jim That is difficult task to accomplish. I am not sure why they don't vet internal candidates before the go...

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4 years ago

When is it too early to apply for posted positions?

6 months is a good time to post your resume and start networking. You may not be available for immediate positions...

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4 years ago

Does anyone have or know of someone directly that is hiring? - Management / Sales

Hi Kevin, I am not sure what we have in the Atlanta area, but you can go to www.mscdirect...

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