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Our Team


Automation Systems Group

Being the exclusive Rockwell Automation distributor for the Philadelphia tri-state area, Rumsey’s Automation Systems Group (ASG) makes it a priority to provide customers with exceptional in-house technical support.  Rumsey’s current team, averaging 18 years industry experience, is made up of 20 highly trained and skilled specialists with degrees in mechanical & electrical engineering along with engineering technology backgrounds.  These specialists are available to assist with automation applications ranging from safety upgrades to sizing and configuring motion applications. Their goal is to make it easy for customers to grow & evolve in their automation capabilities.


Inside Sales Team 

Industrial (Users and OEMs), Construction and Institutions

Rumsey prides itself in having one of the most experienced and well trained inside sales staff in the industry. Staff members average 28 years of electrical industry experience.  As a result they can answer the most obscure question, locate a hard to find replacement part or answer questions on any of the 200+ plus lines we carry.  They have the knowledge to assist the customer in putting together a complete order which saves time and money. 


Managed Inventory Program

For over 15 years Rumsey’s Managed Inventory Program (MIP) has helped customers save time and money by assisting with the optimization of their electrical inventory.  This trained team of 4 has the expertise to take a storeroom from disarray and turn it into an organized / streamlined electrical parts resource center.  With over 25 active MIP sites ranging from OEMs and manufacturing to construction sites, all types of businesses benefit from this service.  Whatever the starting point, Rumsey’s MIP team knows how to create an electrical parts replenishment system that ensures customers will stock the right parts, in the right quantities and that parts are organized and easy to find.


ModCenter Express

Since opening in October 2008 the Rockwell authorized MODCenter Express team has completed over 750 custom modifications. With a guaranteed 48 hour delivery time and the ability to rush orders in less than a day our ModCenter Express is ideal for customized starters, pre-assembled terminal block rails, marker cards and push button stations. Our trained team and on hand inventory make it possible to meet our customer’s individual needs and project deadlines. Our team is UL Certified and has completed IC Training from Rockwell Automation. 


Project Lighting

Rumsey's lighting team average 19 years of experience specializing in any size lighting project management.  This industry leading staff is versed in the latest lighting controls, dimming, energy codes and lighting techniques. They have experience handling projects from the submittal process through the punch list keeping track of orders, shipments, material and billings.  Recent projects include:  the Philadelphia Convention Center, Jewish Museum of National History, Mount Airy Casino and the Kimmel Center.   


The Rumsey Electric Switchgear team provides service and gear package solutions to meet customer needs. Focused on both major industrial and small contractors there is no project to large or small for the switchgear team who specializes in medium and low voltage gear. The team averages 29 years of experience with certifications that include: GE Distribution Council Member, PECO Certified Electrical Power Distribution and GE Substations Certified. They manage project budgets and schedules while working with design engineers and contractors. Recent projects include: Mohegan Sun Casino, Lockheed Martin, Loews Hotel, Pennsylvania Convention Center and Sungard Projects.