J-tec Industries, Inc.

(309) 698-9301

Our Team

The J-tec family consists of more than 100 employees at full employment, each dedicated to providing quality products for our customers.




Our two principle owners, Jon Peterson (right) and Joe Knepp (left), together have more than 54 years of experience in the manufacturing industry. Joe is an engineer and leads the seven experienced members of our design and engineering team. Jon has a very successful sales background and leads an experienced sales team with a deep understanding of the industries’ trends, needs and history. Both have strong business acumen.


They both envision a bright future for J-tec Industries, Inc. With Lean Manufacturing at the forefront of business operations throughout the manufacturing industry, they have positioned J-tec to handle the growth expected for their solutions and carefully controlled the quality of materials being fabricated and built.  J-tec's quality is well known by all their customers. 



Sales and Customer Support Experience


J-tec’s field sales staff are equally impressive. Joining president Jon Peterson with his many years of sales experience in the Material Handling Industry are Senior Account Manager Boyd King, with more than 36 year's experience, Account Manager Ty Overcash, with 13 year's of customer sales and marketing experience, Curtis Harris, a 6 Sigma Blackbelt with LEAN experience and 15 years of manufacturing, supply chain and sales experience, and our newest team member, Joe Wyzlic, who brings an engineering and consulting background to our already seasoned group.


In addition, Inside Sales and Support team member Alex McGlaughlin and Customer Support team member Dulce Flores compliment outside sales with inside sales and support services. Flores adds translation skills, as needed, for our Spanish-speaking accounts.




Behind the Scenes Support Teams


Support teams for human resources, accounting and finance, marketing, design and engineering, safety, procurement, inventory and transportation join a huge production team of fabricators, welders, machine operators and more.


These dedicated J-tec Industries Inc. team members all help our Company service our customers in many diverse but critically important ways. It takes a team!







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J-tec Owners Joe Knepp and Jon Peterson 




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      Boyd King           Ty Overcash         Curtis Harris


   Joe W       Alex M 0616 4web4      Dulce F 0616 4web2

Joe Wyzlic           Alex McGlaughlin        Dulce Flores




Team collage 

 The many faces of J-tec

J-tec Industries, Inc.

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P: (309) 698-9301 • F: (309) 698-9310
201 Carver Lane • East Peoria, IL • 61611