Posted December 8, 2020

PTDA adds three members

The Power Transmission Distributors Association welcomed three new member companies.

TBC Inc. Texas Bearing Company, Amarillo, Texas, is an independent distributor of bearings, power transmission equipment, fluid power components and a full line of screening, crushing, washing and material handling equipment. With seven stocking locations across Texas, the company serves a wide array of industries. All locations are on call 24/7/365 for after-hours service. “We have joined PTDA in order to help strengthen our relationships with our existing manufacturers, pursue new relationships and to build on best practices in this ever changing world we are doing business in,” said Berry Smith, president. 

Ewellix USA LLC, Center Valley, Pennsylvania, is a manufacturer of linear motion components providing state-of-the-art linear solutions designed to increase machine performance, maximize uptime, reduce maintenance, improve safety and save energy. Its focus is to provide high quality products manufactured in the U.S. as well as other factories around the world for a wide range of industries including medical, mobile machinery, auto assembly and many more. “At Ewellix, we want to be close to our customer no matter where they are. We joined PTDA to connect with a network of industry leaders to build powerful and long-lasting relationships,” said Tarek Bugaighis, president.

BackboneAI, New York, New York, builds frictionless data networks through intercompany automation, a new category of automation. It transforms supplier and customer relationships through real-time data synchronization, fast API connectivity and third-party application and database integration. Founded in 2019 by serial entrepreneur Rob Bailey, BackboneAI helps companies work together more efficiently by automating their intercompany data processes and optimizing communication through technology. “It is an honor to be a part of such a prestigious institution,” said Rob Bailey, CEO and co-founder. “We look forward to helping PTDA members in bringing new digital transformation solutions to industrial suppliers and distributors.”