About Us

Toyota Material Handling Midsouth is a locally-operated equipment and warehouse solutions dealership servicing businesses across the Midsouth.

Why We're Different

We don’t just sell and service forklifts, we help businesses solve problems. From the equipment in your fleet to the operations of your warehouse, our team creates solutions that make your business more profitable. We’re backed by the world’s largest material handling solutions provider, Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc, so you can trust we are here for the long haul.


Southeast Region



Always be honest
and do the
right thing


Be adaptable
and open to
new ideas


Dedicated to
being the best.
No matter what


Act selflessly and
anticipate the
needs of others


Walk the walk


Be supportive
and encouraging
to others

Our mission

We deliver world class material handling solutions that reduce costs, maximize productivity, and increase safety.

- Toyota Material Handling Midsouth


  • President Shawn is the leader of one of the fastest-growing material handling companies in the Midsouth. Over his 20+ year career, he’s led teams that have brought businesses profitable growth during challenging times. His main passion is for serving people - employees, customers, and community members alike.
  • Vice President, Sales & Marketing Jeremy leads all sales and marketing efforts and is responsible for attracting and building customer relationships. He has held sales and operations roles at some of the world’s top industrial distributions companies. Jeremy’s strategic selling tactics and unstoppable drive have helped us achieve exponential growth.
  • Chief Financial Officer
    Isaac Lewis
    Isaac provides financial leadership to ensure the fiscal health of the organization as we continue to expand operations. Spanning across manufacturing and services sectors, his career showcases a passion for optimizing processes and decision-making to foster sustainable growth, while upholding unwavering financial discipline.
  • VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS Evann is an instrumental leader who spearheads strategic growth and operational excellence. With decades of experience leading teams, Evann is known for leading by example and empowering customers and team members to achieve their goals. Guided by a commitment to integrity and honesty, Evann's professionalism and approachability make him a respected leader within our industry.
  • Sr. Director of Operations Ken leads our organization’s operations teams including all service, parts, and facilities management. He has led a successful career in engineering and operations roles prior. His attention to detail and passion for helping others are critical drivers of our company’s operational excellence.
  • Chief Information Officer
    John Garavelli linkedin-brands (1)
    John is an impactful leader with over two decades in the Material Handling industry. As Chief Information Officer, John champions business systems and the flow of critical data between departments to ensure the best possible experiences for our customers. With a focus on business innovation, John helps TMH Midsouth reach goals through the responsible and efficient use of information and systems.
  • General Manager of Corporate Assets
    Jonathan Rogers linkedin-brands (1)
    Jonathan manages our company’s elite used, rental, and leasing equipment programs. With 15+ years of experience in the industrial equipment industry, Jonathan has the knowledge and determination to get things done efficiently.

Corporate Information

Legendary Toyota Quality

We're proud to represent the #1 selling forklift in the world, Toyota forklifts, based in Columbus, IN. Toyota is a full-service manufacturer and distributor of the highest quality material handling equipment in the world. Built on a reputation of excellence, Toyota remains popular due to its quality, durability, reliability and overall value. Here's what makes Toyota unique:

  • Assembled in the USA
  • Focused on Safety
  • Committed to Eco-friendly Manufacturing
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