Team

Our success derives from a dedicated team of hard-working, creative professionals that are passionate about our industry & dedicated to our clients.

Outside Sales

Mark Peterson

In 2005, Mark assumed the role of President and Owner of Johnson Company and is committed to providing the same great service that Johnson Company has been proud of for over 30 years. Mark attended college at the University of Minnesota, majoring in Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics. After several years working in the aerospace field, Mark moved to a local injection molding and tooling company where he managed both the sales and engineering efforts of the company. After a number of successful years, Mark made his final transition to Johnson Company in 2000. Mark and his wife, Dianna, live in Blaine with their three children.

Trent Brown

Trent comes to Johnson Company with 15 years of sales experience in the electronics industry. After he received his Bachelor of Arts in Physics he began his career as a District Sales Manager for a major connector company in our industry. Trent also has 9 years as an independent sales representative in the local Minnesota market, specializing in various electro-mechanical products. Trent has expertise in navigating through large corporations and following through to get the sale. In 2010, Trent joined Johnson Company and is responsible for Northern and Southeastern Minnesota.

Brian Nyberg

Brian graduated from the University of Minnesota with a degree in Electrical Engineering. He started out traveling the country as a field service engineer before moving into an electrical engineer position that included product, system and PCB design for nearly 20 years. He then spent over 3 years in a field sales role as an account manager at Future Electronics. At Johnson Company, he will be combining that previous experience as a Sales Engineer, with an account base focused in Minneapolis and North Dakota. Brian and his wife, Becky, live in Centerville with their daughter.

Bob Mundahl

Bob comes to Johnson Company with over 30 years of electronic accomplishments. Bob has focused his career in passive, electro-mechanical, interconnect, power and the turn-key solutions space of the electronics industry. Most recently, Bob was managing the central U.S. as the Regional Sales Manager for a manufacturer of electro-mechanical switches and devices. Bob brings to Johnson Company a complete skill set - sales, customer relationship development, manufacturing, technical advice and design, and real world experience in providing solutions and value-added benefits for all parties. Bob lives in Apple Valley with his wife.

Mitchell Peterson

Mitchell is our Field Sales Representative, who will be focusing on distribution based customers and ROW accounts in the MN territory. Mitchell joins Johnson Company with experience in several different channels of sales. Mitchell worked retail sales at Best Buy for over seven years in many different positions, including sales management. More recently, Mitchell worked inside sales at Arrow Electronics and field sales with Quist Electronics. Mitchell's keys to success are a strong work ethic and commitment to building strong relationships. Mitchell resides in Maple Grove during the week, but is lost in the woods or on a boat on the weekend. For those of you who may be curious, the only relationship between Mark and Mitchell is they work for the same company and have one of the most common last names in Minnesota.

Ryan Schroeder

Ryan graduated from the University of Missouri with a degree in Electrical Engineering. After college, he was part of Sprint's engineering rotation program in Kansas City, where he worked in the network engineering and business operations division.  In 2009, Ryan moved to Ecuador for 4 months where he worked with a non-profit serving the local community. Moving back to the States, Ryan joined M2S Tech in Kansas City, a semiconductor focused manufacturer's rep, covering the Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska and western Iowa marketplaces.  Ryan combines a technical background with a passion for building relationships and solving customer problems.

Dwayne See

Dwayne comes to Johnson Company with over 20 years experience in sales in the electronics industry. He has a strong distribution background, holding both Regional and General Manager positions. Dwayne joined Johnson Company in 2013 and is responsible for Western Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska.

Bob Gilbert

Bob brings a new aspect to Johnson Company with an MSEE degree from the University of Missouri and over 30 years of electrical/electronics design experience. Bob started out of college at Emerson Electric and has spent the last 15 year prior to Johnson Company at Graco, Inc. managing the Electrical/Electronics group for the Contractor Equipment Division. The combination of electronics and electro-mechanical systems is a natural fit, not to mention Bob was a previous customer of several Johnson Company's Principals for many years. Bob joined Johnson Company in 2011 and has recently semi-retired and handles only one key account directly, and then indirectly helps the rest of the team if a more technical aspect is required on sales calls.

Staff Engineer / FAE

Ken Glazer

Ken comes to Johnson Company with over 30 years of experience in the electronics market place in both engineering and field sales. Ken started his career as a Systems Design Engineer before moving into various technical sales positions. Ken has held a a variety of other positions including Fujitsu Companies Vice President with sales, marketing and engineering all reporting to him, as well as, General Manager for one of the FSP Technology group companies doing custom power supply business development. Joining Johnson Company allows Ken to get back to hands-on customer concept design work, ground level technical marketing efforts, and even full custom solution development efforts when required. A full CAD station, electrical test bench, and other electrical support equipment is planned to support Ken in this role within Johnson Company.