Owner / President, Tribute, Inc.
Tim Reynolds is owner and president of Tribute, Inc. Tribute develops and markets software for industrial distributors. The company focuses primarily on distributors of hydraulic and pneumatic equipment, specialty and industrial hose and rubber, and gasket products. By way of example, many customers are Eaton or Parker Hannifin distributors. Tribute develops and markets TrulinX, which provides a fully integrated business system supporting virtually all of the distributors’ business system needs.
Prior to purchasing Tribute, Inc. in 1994, Tim worked in a variety of management positions with British Petroleum and BP America. Before joining BP, Tim worked for The Cleveland Trust Company (now KeyCorp) as an International Lending Officer. Tim is a graduate of Macalester College where he received his B.A., and the University of Michigan Graduate School Of Business, where he received his MBA.
Tim has held a number of board and leadership positions with small business advocacy and economic development organizations. He served as Chair of NorTech, an economic development organization focused on industry cluster initiatives in Northeast Ohio from 2010 through 2014. He was on the board of COSE, a small business advocacy organization from 2006 through 2014 and served as Chair in 2008 and 2009. He also served on the Greater Cleveland Partnership Board and Executive committee. He is Chair of the Board of the COSE Health and Welfare Trust. He has been on the board of the National Small Business Association, a Washington DC-based advocacy group, since 2009 and is a Past Chair. In 2017, Tim was re-elected to a four-year term as Treasurer of the Village of Gates Mills. Tim is on the Board of Judson Services, Inc. and the Judson Foundation. Tim is a former Chair of the Northeast Ohio Software Association (NEOSA).