Rick Matzen

President

President of NCS and manages the metro area. Rick has been a sales rep with NCS for 40 years. Rick is a native to Minnesota, grew up in Edina MN and resides in Savage now. He graduated from St Cloud State University in 1978. Rick has two married daughters and two granddaughters. He enjoys spending free time with wife Marie and their dog Rocky. Golfing, skiing, exercising, investing, traveling, and home improvement projects take up the rest of his time.

Rick Matzen

President/Twin Cities Territory Mgr

Rick.Matzen@ncscor.com

Cell: 612-991-0711

Chris Taber

Senior Vice President

Senior Vice President  manages the commercial segment for the agency, and also manages Northern Minnesota.  Chris has been in the sales industry for over 17 years.  He graduated from Bellevue University with a BS in Business.  In his spare time, he enjoys spending it with his family, traveling, and golfing.

Chris Taber

Senior Vice President

Commercial Segment Manager / No. MN Territory Mgr.

Chris.Taber@ncscor.com

Cell: 303-725-6188

Matt Mauer

Vice President

Builder Segment Manager based in WI.  Matt has been in sales for 21 years.  Matt attended University of Wisconsin River-Falls.  Matt is an avid hockey player and fan. While attending college, he played in the Final 4 NCAA Hockey Championship in 1995 in Vermont.  Matt and his wife are blessed with three boys, Mathew, Michael, and William who also share Matt’s passion for sports, especially hockey and baseball.

Matt Mauer

Builder Segment Manager.

Matt.Mauer@ncscor.com

Cell: 651-755-2040

Our Valuable Team Members

Tracy Bench

Showroom/Designer Manager

Showroom Specialist based in Minneapolis.  Tracy grew up in Cold Spring, MN and attended college at the University of St. Thomas.  She recently rejoined NCS as the showroom specialist and has been in sales for 20 years.  In her free time, Tracy is a total foodie.  She loves trying new restaurants with friends and is not afraid to try a new recipe at home.  She also loves to travel and like most of us, would like to do more of it.

Tracy Bench

Showroom Segment Manager

Tracy.Bench@ncscor.com

Cell: 612-991-7477

Craig Rasmussen

Account Manager

Account Manager based in Minneapolis.  Craig joined the NCS team in September of 2000 and has had several responsibilities during this time.  He enjoys working with plumbers / customers to grow their business and educate them on technical information about the products.   Outside of work, he enjoys doing projects around his house, and attending different sporting events.  He is an avid Viking, Twins, and Wild Hockey fan.

Craig Rasmussen

Twin Cities/W. Wisconsin Territory Mgr.

Craig.Rasmussen@ncscor.com

Cell: 612-839-5464

Jeremy Kappenman

Account Manager

Account Manager based in Sioux Falls SD and manages South Dakota and Southern Minnesota. Jeremy was born in Sioux Falls and has lived there for most of his life. He attended Southeast Technical University where he majored in marketing. He has over 16 years of experience in sales management.   In his spare time he enjoys spending with his family, rounds of golf and coaching rugby.

Jeremy Kappenman

SD Territory Mgr.

Jeremy.Kappenman@ncscor.com

Cell: 605-789-1866

Pat Cooley

Account Manager

Account Manager based in Grand Forks ND and manages North Dakota and NW Minnesota. Pat was born in Grand Forks and has lived there for all of his life. He has over 6 years of experience in sales management. In his spare time he enjoys spending with his family, playing basketball and snowboarding.

Pat Cooley

ND Territory Manager

Pat.Cooley@ncscor.com

Direct: 218-779-0569

Brian Foy

Inside Sales Manager

Inside Sales Manager based in the NCS corporate headquarters. Brian has been in the plumbing sales industry for 29 years. He holds an MBA in Management from the University of St. Thomas and BA from University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. He has been married for 22 years and has one daughter, Meghan, who is attending college. A big dog lover; Brian enjoys the outdoors, travel and sports. Go Packers!

Brian Foy

Inside Sales

Brian.Foy@ncscor.com

Direct: 952-943-7917

Michelle Covart

Inside Sales Associate

Customer Relationship Specialist based at the NCS corporate headquarters. Michelle was born in Burnsville, MN and graduated from NDSU with an Interior Merchandise degree with a minor in Business. She has been in the plumbing industry since 2013 and has been a member of NCS’s inside sales team since December 2017. In her spare time, she enjoys Muskie fishing, cooking and spending time with her husband.

Michelle Covart

Inside Sales

Michelle.Covart@ncscor.com

Direct: 952-941-4464

Teresa Wedin

Inside Sales Associate

Inside Sales Associate based in the NCS corporate headquarters.  Teresa resides in Edina near Southdale. Teresa has been with NCS for 17 years. When not at work she spends most of her time with family.  Teresa has two grandchildren active in sports which allows her the opportunity to attend plenty of events!  Her other interest include travel and the automotive community.

Teresa Wedin

Inside Sales

Teresa.Wedin@ncscor.com

Direct: 952-943-0164

Don Matzen

Accounting

Don retired from the agency as a principal and his primary responsibility is now accounting for the agency.  He has two grown children and resides in AZ with his wife Liz.  Don holds an A.S. in Business Administration and A.A.S. in Accounting from Lake Superior College.  In his spare time Don enjoys travelling.

Don Matzen

Accounting

Don.Matzen@ncscor.com

Cell: 612-867-4381