Why SynTech?

Has your business suffered an accident or injury caused by a forklift or other mobile equipment?

Would a collision avoidance system have made a difference?

SynTech provides safety equipment and safety solutions to make your warehouse or work environment safer.
Our solutions can read through walls with collision avoidance systems and proximity alerts. The unique safety solutions we bring to the table provide a bubble of protection and awareness around your mobile machines.

Not only do we provide safety solutions, but we will also assist you with integration, training, maintenance, service, and repairs.

What sets SynTech apart? 

We create a custom safety solution for each customer. We do not sell packages. 

SynTech will work to solve your unique safety concerns with the right tailored solution. 

The SynTech Leadership Team

SynTech’s sales and technical team offers over 40 years of experience. Merging unique background skills, from sales and marketing to electrical controls, digital design, and robotics, allows us to create valuable relationships between consumers and safety product manufacturers.

Jimmy Helms

Director - Sales and Marketing

As the head of Sales and Marketing, Jimmy manages all SynTech’s dealer and vendor operations globally along with customer support and business development. With a strong background in project management and team building, he has developed trusted manufacturer and customer relationships in many industries including paper, automotive, steel, and building products.

Bringing more than 30 years of experience to SynTech, Jimmy was most recently the Director of Sales and Marketing at HIT-NOT Proximity Detection Systems, where he developed a reliable brand and a faithful customer base. He also owned and operated his own businesses in construction and retail.

Tom Scott

Director - Technical Sales and Field Applications

Tom is an electrical engineer with 20 years of experience in electronics, industrial controls, and automation. His focus areas have included Analog and Digital Circuit Design, PCB Design, FPGA and Microcontroller Design and implementation, and Industrial Control System Design, including PLCs and Robotic Integration. 

Prior to SynTech, Tom was Director of Engineering at Arora Technologies, where he lead the company’s technical teams for system control design and process improvement. Prior to that, Tom held positions as a Program Sales Engineer with HIT-NOT Proximity Detection and a Senior Electrical Design Engineer with Mercury Systems.

Tom holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering – Control Systems from the University of Toledo and a Master of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering – Digital Electronics from the University of Alabama-Huntsville.