It's more than a business this is our passion!!!
Purchased from The Park Family in 1993 we have grown and prospered by responding to the needs of our Valued Customers from Marion and surrounding counties. With over 20 Decades of Combined Staff Equipment Service, Sales and Parts Experience our team can handle your ongoing equipment needs.
Whether it is finding the right part for your outdoor power equipment, assisting you with proper selection of equipment for your property maintenance needs, or repair,service , or advise to keep your equipment running properly. Our staff has the experience to get the job done.
Debbie Miller - Debbie worked in the Telecommunications Industry for 28 years in various business office position and worn many hats but primarily in the office. She has received Stihl Ambassador training as well as other products that are sold at MLP. Living in the city all her life Debbie says "I had never been on a riding mower until I met Chuck" but is now proudly says "I now can drive anything that cuts grass". "Chuck and I met at the Marion YMCA in 1993 the year he purchased Dick's Mower City from the Parks Family". She has been running the back office of MLP ever since. You may find Debbie in the back office doing her computer work, answering phones or on the front counter serving the next customer when things are busy. She can do it all... When not at work Debbie enjoys visiting with family or working in the yard and planting flowers. Debbie also hits the road with Chuck and SuMow to various lawn mower races on the USLMAR racing circuit.
Chad Ferrington- Chad is the Sales Manager here at MLP and has over 12 years sales experience. Chad severed 4 years in the U.S. Army with tours in Saudi Arabia, and South Korea. Chad likes the outdoors and enjoys hunting, fishing and spending time with his family. Chad is a Stihl Apprentice and has completed and passed the Exmark service school test. Stop in and see Chad today for all your outdoor power equipment needs.
Robert (Bob) Mason - Bob has been the Service Manager for 11 years. Prior to joining MLP he had over 25 years of industry experience. With 4 years in the Air Force which included NCO Leadership Training. Supervisor training school at Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. Bob is certified in small engine repair from Ohio Hi-Point JVS, Stihl Silver Service, Stihl sales training and numerous training schools as well as product updates. When on vacation you might find Bob and his wife Teresa floating down the Ohio River somewhere between Pittsburgh and Louisville on their pontoon boat. Bob is also an avid photographer. When asked why he chose this profession Bob responded "When I was 12 years old I helped my Grandpa fix his Toro mower and I have been working on them ever since."
James (Jim) Sharp - Jim has been a Service Tech at MLP for 12 years and has over 25 years experience. Prior to MLP Jim repaired Farm Equipment and Tool Rental Equipment. His industry training has included , Kohler, Briggs & Stratton, Exmark, Toro, Simplicity, Bobcat, Dixon and Allis Chalmers. Jim just returned from another round of intensive Exmark training. Jim graduated from Ridgedale High School (Go Rockets) and played basketball.
Glen Chase - Glenn is a very important part of the MLP team... He coordinates and handles all pickup and deliveries of customer equipment... In many cases he will be the first person many of our customers meet face to face... Prior to coming to MLP Glenn spent 38 years in the Mortgage Banking business and certainly knows how to put the customer needs first.. Glenn always has a smile on his face as he eagerly loads up his truck each morning and hits the road to meet MPL customer needs...
SuMow - For the past 6 years SuMow has been Manager of Security at MLP. She can be found at various locations within MLP performing her duties. SuMow has not had any specialized training but has learned her profession OJT... Other than treat breaks she will be on duty.