Tyler is a graduate of the Indiana University Kelley School of Business with degrees in marketing and distribution management. While attending Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, Tyler also worked as an account manager at the Hub Group, a national logistics firm where he managed and led several project initiatives.
In October of 1995, Tyler joined Morrell Inc., the Midwest’s largest fluid power distributor, as a customer service manager. While there, Tyler was responsible for managing several multi-million dollar accounts, coordinating internal and external resources to insure production times and handling detailed aspects of each project, including delivery deadlines, custom quoting and customer satisfaction. Additionally, he assisted the company with marketing and advertising outreach designed to increase brand awareness, introduce the company to new markets and increase sales. After 15 years of service at Morrell, Tyler brought his extensive experience to TrendyMinds.
As Sr. VP & COO, Tyler handles all internal operations for the company. He is responsible for client account support, business operations, human resources, philanthropic initiatives and accounting. He works with all members of the team to ensure deliverables and budgets are met and clients are happy.
Giving back to the community is important to Tyler. He co-chaired the inaugural Rev event, a benefit for Methodist Health Foundation hosted each May at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and currently serves on the executive committee. He also is on the board of the Phoenix Theatre, where he lends his business knowledge as finance chair and assists with fundraising efforts by helping plan the organization's largest annual fundraiser, Simply DaVine.
In his personal time, Tyler enjoys spending time with his partner, son and the family pets. He also enjoys working in the yard, touring around the city on his Ural motorcycle, traveling and organizing the house and office.