JDM CONTINUES TO RELY ON THE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE OF OUR TEAM, OUR EXTENSIVE MARKET KNOWLEDGE, AND AVAILABLE TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE OUR PRODUCTIVITY AND EFFICIENCY.
JD Martin was founded in Dallas, TX in 1954 by Mr. Jim Martin
Today, it is owned and operated by Jim Carr, with Greg Baker as President for the past fifteen years. During his tenure, JD Martin has expanded it territory from Texas, to Oklahoma, parts of New Mexico, and Louisiana. JD Martin also operates Warehouses in Houston for Hammond Power Solutions, Heritage Plastics, Hoffman Enclosures, Southwire, Thomas N Betts Strut, Cable Tray, and Wheatland Pipe.
As one of the most reputable multiple line reps in the market, JD Martin continues to work diligently in order to meet and exceed the electrical product needs and expectations in the various markets.
We have developed meaningful relationships with top manufacturers, key supply chain partners and a variety of end-user installer customers. As a result, we keep close tabs on the pulse of the market, anticipating the need for new products, new services, or required changes in our strategy and approach. The result is recognition regularly as a top rep performer in our industry …and our hard work continues today; always in pursuit of a current market view.
Just as Mr. Martin recognized years ago & we strive to uphold….We work everyday to earn the support, respect and the business of all our customers.
JDM was founded in Dallas, Texas by Mr. Jim Martin Sr.1954
Mr. Martin Sr. retired and the company purchased by Jim Martin Jr. and Jim Carr.1991
JDM purchased the assets & became the exclusive distributor in the U.S. of Vynckier1993
JDM became the agent for Thomas & Betts.2001
Jim Martin Jr. retired and Jim Carr became the President and 100% stockholder of JDM.2003
Greg Baker was hired to replace Jim Martin as the GM of the North Texas region.2003
Greg Baker was appointed as President and Chief Operating Officer of JDM.2007
Bert Davey appointed as President and Chief Operating Officer of Vynckier.2012
Due to significant sales growth, the Inside and Outside Sales teams doubled in size.2013
Appointed Jeff Anderson as Director of Industrial Sales and Russ Crawford as Director of Commercial Sales.2013
JDM expanded stocking capabilities in Houston by opening two additional stocking warehouse locations.2015
JDM opened their first Stocking warehouse in the Dallas area2016
Acquired the Schell Company in the Louisiana and Mississippi region2018