Meet Our Team
Bill Springer – President
Bill joined Krex, Inc. in 1987, and has served in the role of President since 2000. Previous positions held in the company include Controller, Operations Manager and General Manager. Prior to joining Krex, Bill held positions in commercial lending.
Bill holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Miami University, and an M.B.A. in Marketing from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Bill and his wife, Andrea, have four children. In his free time, Bill enjoys reading, cycling, and running, and recently completed his 11th marathon.
Walter Bushala – CEO
Walter started with Krex, Inc. in August 1966. Throughout his time with Krex, Walter has held positions in both sales and marketing. Before joining Krex, Walter worked for Archer Packaging.
Walter has a Bachelor of Science in Business and Biology from Albion College and an M.B.A from Michigan State University. Walter enjoys traveling with his wife, Brenda, and spending time with their four children and twelve grandchildren.
Christopher D. Carlucci – OEM & Dealership Group Relations
Chris manages Krex, Inc’s relationships with strategic partners, including Kia Motors America, Servco Automotive Distributors, Lithia and many other OEM and dealer groups. Chris began his career with Krex in 1997 and has held positions of increased responsibility within accounting, logistics, operations, sales and new product development.
Chris earned his Bachelor of Science degree from St. Xavier University in Accounting, and his MBA with concentrations in Strategy and Management from Loyola University Chicago. For fun, Chris enjoys coaching his children’s softball and baseball teams. He’s also hiked the Grand Canyon three times.
Joel Miller – Director of Sales – Central Region
Joel joined Krex in the Spring of 2006 as the Regional Sales Manager for Texas. Currently Joel is the Director of Sales for the Central Region. During his time at Krex, Joel has been honored with the Rookie of the Year and Mark Markey awards for his sales performance.
Joel and his wife Crystal have two beautiful daughters. He enjoys outdoor activities, listening to live music and spending time with his family.
Mike Ryan – Director of Sales and Dealer Support
Mike started with Krex, Inc. in September 2016. Prior to joining Krex, Mike worked in sales, sales management and quality operations in the telecommunications industry. Mike has a B.S. in Business Administration from Miami University and an M.B.A from Michigan State University.