President

Louis Cortina is President of MBI Companies Incorporated and has been with the company for 23 years. He received a Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Tennessee in 1981 and has 30 semester hours of Graduate Engineering and Business Courses. Louis' professional affiliations include: American Society of Civil Engineers, Light Gauge Steel Engineers Association, National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying, Structural Engineering Institute, Steel Framing Alliance, National Council of Structural Engineers Association (NCSEA) and ISA Mechanical and Structural Committee.

CEO

Eddie Jett is the CEO of MBI Companies Incorporated and has been with the company for 20 years. Eddie earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Tennessee in 1997. His professional affiliations include: American Institute of Steel Construction, National Council Examiners of Engineering and Surveying and Structural Engineering Certification Board, Structural Engineering Certification Board – Board Certified Structural Engineer (2012), National Council of Structural Engineers Association (NCSEA) and East Region Board Member – Vice President

Principal

Nick Deal is a Principal at MBI Companies Incorporated and has been with the company for 16 years. Nick earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Tennessee Technology University in 2003. His professional affiliations include: National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying - Model Law, Structural Engineer (MLSE), National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying, National Council of Structural Engineers Association, American Institute of Steel Construction and California EMA – Safety Assessment Program (SAP) Evaluator.

Principal

Ryan Gerken is a principal at MBI Companies Incorporated and has been with the company for 12 years and has been engaged in the engineering profession since 1998. Ryan earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Tennessee Tech University in 1997. His professional affiliations include: Tennessee Board of Architects and Engineering Examiners - Professional Engineer, National Council of Structural Engineers Associations - TNSEA – Member, Tennessee Structural Assessment and Visual Evaluation Coalition – TNSAVE – Vice President American Institute of Steel Construction – Member, Steel Framing Alliance - Member, Structural Engineers Emergency Response – NCSEA and CalEMA.

Sign Designer

Freddie Mantooth is a Sign Designer at MBI Companies Incorporated and has been with the sign deparment since 2004. He earned an Associate of Science in Computer Aided Drafting and Design from ITT in 2004. Since 2004, he has worked with over 140 different companies in providing install drawings for permitting. He has worked with steel, aluminum, masonry, blade signs, awnings, canopies, light poles and flag poles.

Sign Designer

Joshua Bailey is a Sign Designer at MBI Companies Incorporated. He has been in the sign department for 5 years. Joshua received diplomas for drafting specializing in Structural, Mechanical and Residential from the Tennessee College of Applied Technology. Prior to working for Michael Brady Incorporated, Joshua worked for a national sign company for 3+ years as a drafter before being promoted to a designer for another 6 years. Joshua has been in the sign industry for over 10 years and has been involved in a number of local, regional and national sign programs. His experience has made him an expert in all types of sign product and installation designs. These designs include Pylons, Monuments, Letter sets, Wall Signs, Masonry, Directionals, Regulatory, Canopies, Awnings and Blade / Cantilever Signs.

Sign Designer

Garrett Overholt is a Sign Designer at MBI Companies Incorporated. He has worked in the sign department for 5 years. Garrett received diplomas for Civil Engineering Technology, and construction business from Pelissippi State Technical Community College. Garrett currently specializes in sign installation designs such as pylons, monuments, directionals, wall signs, and masonry signs.