Yezek & Sons, LLC

MANUFACTURERS' REPRESENTATIVES

About Us

Bill Yezek Company was formed in 1974. It was originally located on North University street in a 900 square foot office. In 1989 land was purchased just off of Pioneer Parkway and the building was started in the summer of 1990. The company has been in its current Pioneer Park location since November 1990. Both the office and warehouse are located at our current location.

Our Team

Scot Yezek
President
Scot Yezek Scot graduated from University of Colorado in 1980. Started with Bill Yezek Company in 1981. Became president and sole owner in 2009 when the business name was changed to Yezek & Sons, Inc. He has three adult children. Two daughters in the Peoria area and a son who plays hockey at Florida Gulf Coast University, while he pursues a Master degree in Accounting. In his free time he enjoys mountain biking and still plays in an adult hockey league. Through the summer he races a Mazda RX-7 in the Midwestern Council of Sports Car Club events
Bill Yezek
Founder
Bill Yezek Bill attended the University of Iowa. He worked for 8 years in Des Moines, IA as a Dunham-Bush sales representative for Houk & Associates, Inc. In 1974 he moved his family to Peoria, IL to take over the Dunham-Bush territory for Central Illinois. He formed Bill Yezek Company in August of 1974. Bill has five adult children, ten grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. In his free time he enjoys fishing, traveling to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and his latest passion is playing “Pickle Ball”. Through the summer he races a Mazda RX-7 in the Midwestern Council of Sports Car Club events
Chris Willett
Sales Engineer
Chris Willett Chris attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and received his Bachelors of Science Degree in Business Administration. Chris is a graduate of the NIBCO Sales Trainee Program and he has completed the Richardson Sales Training & Strategy Execution Training while he was an Area Manager covering 4 states. Chris has been with Yezek & Sons, Inc. since October 2013. Throughout his career he has worked with many different products and manufacturers
Steve Mourisse
HVAC System Sales Engineer
Steve Mourisse Steve graduated from Iowa State University with a BS in Mechanical Engineering. Steve worked for Hunzeker Trane Peoria for 20 years before joining Yezek & Sons. Steve brings years of HVAC systems design and application experience to the team. Steve has an attraction to all things mechanical and is skilled at diagnosis, repair and fabrication. Motorcycles are his passion. He is a member of the historic Peoria Motorcycle Club. He competes in trials and cross country off road motorcycle events. He has a Harley Davidson street bike. Steve has a young family with a lovely wife Rita, son David and daughter Francie.
Travis Graves
Project Manager
Travis Graves Travis Graves earned a Bachelors of Science Degree in Renewable Energy from Illinois State University in 2011. After graduation he went to Guayas, Ecuador as a Project Engineer building Industrial waste oil filtration units. In Washington, Illinois he was a Commercial/Contractor Sales Representative with Menards till 2016 when Travis started at Yezek and Sons, LLC. In his free time Travis helps teach Scuba with Aqua Diving School in Morton, is a lifetime member of PAMBA mountain biking club, and can be found at most Jeep jamborees.
Sophie Russell
Sales/Bid Coordinator
Sophie Russell Sophie joined Yezek & Sons LLC in February 2016 as the Sales/Bid Coordinator. Sophie is a UK National, who has been working in Commercial Property Management in Dubai for the past 9 years, before relocating to Peoria permanently in 2015. Sophie’s expertise focus predominantly in Sales, Human Resources & Training, within the Serviced Office industry. In her free time, she enjoys travelling, scuba diving, cycling and attending concerts; she has really embraced Country music here in the USA!