Will is our Director of Customer Relations and onsite IT Manager. Will joined ARS just over 5 years ago as a Customer Service Representative and IT Administrator. He quickly moved to Client Account Manager. When our office moved to Ball Ground a few years ago, Will soon followed.
Will attended Gainesville State College and Lanier Tech. When not working Will can be found outdoors. Depending on the season you can find him hiking, camping, climbing, mountain biking, snowboarding or near the water. Additionally Will enjoys a tasty meal with a good craft beer.
Channing began his career at Advanced Retail Solutions working as a Southern Regional Dispatcher and then transitioned into a customer service position. This allowed him to display his expertise in communications, which he gained as a Broadcast Journalism major at Middle Tennessee State University.
Upon graduating from college, Channing, who was born and raised in Hickory Flat, GA, worked as an intern reporter at News Channel 5 in Nashville, TN, where he formulated news stories that aired every night on primetime television. Channing is a driven Client Account Manager focusing on maintaining great relationships, increasing revenue, and expanding sales with his customers.
Josh is currently our Sales Manager and focuses on the development of new customers throughout our coverage area. Josh was born in Montclair, CA before moving to Georgia. Josh excelled in sports at Creekview High School where he participated in football, baseball, basketball and track. Josh then attended Kennesaw State University. Josh has been a part of the ARS team for over 7 years. He started out as a Customer Service Representative before moving on to be our Dispatch Manager then becoming our Sales Manager.
In his spare time, Josh is passionate about thoroughbred horseracing. Josh’s horses have competed in races in California, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas and Kentucky.
Taylor came to ARS five years ago and has steadily worked his way up the ladder. Now Assistant Operations Manager. Taylor started out as a Customer Service Representative, and then held roles as Client Account Manager, Project Manager, Dispatcher, and Regional Manager covering all of Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and South Carolina.
Taylor is a graduate of Gainesville College. In his free time, he coaches middle school football - leading the team to victory in the 2014 State Championship.
Tim has been with ARS for 8 years. His tenure includes working his way up as a Customer Service Representative, Project Manager, Regional Manager and Dispatcher to his current position as Director of Quoting. He currently leads his department in assessing proposals and providing competitive quotes to ensure customer satisfaction. Tim is quick to share that his success comes from the people that he works with on a daily basis. He also reveals that ARS is full of great guys who put in a lot of effort and care into what they do, day in and day out.
Tim attended Reinhardt University and Kennesaw State University. Most of Tim’s free time is spent at his home in Southern California where he enjoys grilling out while watching baseball, football, or basketball.
Anthony is our Resource Manager and keeps our fleet of vehicles operating smoothly. In his 8 years at ARS, he has held several different roles, including: Area Manager for West Virginia, Virginia and Ohio, Dispatcher, the sole contact for purchasing and ordering, and has even spent time in the field to make sure the job gets done.
When he is not at work, Anthony can be found on the lake fishing or spending time with his wife of 26 years, Mitzi, and their two children, Christopher and Heather. Anthony is also a licensed minister and an avid outdoorsman.