Real estate was always an interest of Lee’s, and he always had a curiosity to learn more about the business. After many years in sales and engineering, he decided to take the leap and begin his career in real estate. He has been a resident of the Evansville area since 2003, so he knows the area and neighborhoods well and is ready to help you find the perfect place to call home.
Lee’s background is in engineering, everything from engineering sales, to hands-on mechanical engineering service and technical service. He knows how to use his sales background to negotiate the best deals for you and maintain top-notch professionalism and efficiency.
REAL ESTATE ACHIEVEMENTS:
Class of 2019, Indiana Association of REALTORS Leadership Academy
2018 Performance Award Winner
2018 Executive Club Producer
2017 Rookie Of The Year
2017 Executive Club, 1st & 4th Quarter
Buffini & Company Peak Producers Graduate
Tucker Fast Track Training Graduate
United Way of Southwestern Indiana Board Member
United Way's Young Leaders United Steering Committee Co-Chair
United Way Financial Review Panel Volunteer
Leadership Evansville, Alumnus
EDUCATION: Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering - University of Evansville
OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Highway Machine Company (HMC Gears, Inc.) Sales Engineer
Conduct duties of a sales engineer in communication with customers on large gearing.
Working in a partnership with engineering and estimating personnel.
Overcoming language and cultural barriers in working with a global customer base.
Conducting on-site customer visits to gather information for quotes.
JOY GLOBAL, Mt. Vernon, IL, Field Service Engineer II
Provided customer service in on-site engineering & technical support to resolve issues.
Performed Life Cycle Management (LCM) duties for Patriot Coal.
Lead on-site training, support, and coverage for the initial release of the FB2.0 operating system.
Assisted customers in the planning of machine maintenance and rebuild schedules.
Conducted international customer visits on-site to analyze U.S. machine practices.
Traveled to manufacturing facilities to attend machine builds and customer inspections.
TRI-STATE MOTORSPORTS/KIMMEL RACING, Clarksville, IN, Engineer/Crew Member
Analyzed and collected coil-bound spring data
Served as a front suspension/general mechanic and fabricator at shop/track, assisted in pre-race setups/tolerances, checklists, and car weight balances
Worked as a team in winning championships - a ten-time ARCA REMAX Series Champion.
Developed lasting relationships in an intense, fast-paced work environment.
With his strong attention to detail and unmatched work ethic, you will undoubtedly have an enjoyable and successful real estate experience with Lee. He is ready to go to work for you and help you navigate your next real estate transaction. Talk to Lee Riddle at 812.483.5367