Houston Cornhole Winners

Posted April 12, 2022 by Pepper Hastings

Categories: careers, Employees, IIDM Behind the Scenes


Innovative-IDM's Houston store hosted its 2nd Annual Employee Cornhole tournament, the second stop on the two-stop IIDM Cornhole Tour.

Despite an influx of HQ employees who flooded the tournament in an attempt to take back the title lost in last week's competition, H-Town again prevailed. Dick Harper (pictured in red) and Donny Clark went undefeated in the double elimination, 20-foot event to claim the $100 per person cash prize and the coveted Hole of Corn Trophy.

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2021 Innovative-IDM Award Winners

Innovative-IDM is The Home of the LEGENDARY Customer Experience. Everyone on our team strives to exceed our customers' expectations daily. Once a year, we honor teammates who have demonstrated above and beyond efforts to help customers and teammates.  Below are this year's award winners:

President's Club (Peer Award) – To recognize you as a consistent over-achiever who always produces more than expected, at or above Innovative’s high standards for quality, and for doing all of this selflessly, placing the needs of the team above your own.

  • Ed Hyer
  • Cyrus Jahani
  • Lonnie Muse
  • Kyle Parry
  • Britt Welch
  • Kelly Williams

President's Club - In recognition of your dedication to providing exceptional field service, regardless of the time of day or the long hours necessary to complete the job and all while living out our Company Values.

  • Dale Frisk
  • Dick Harper

Gold – Sales Growth Award - In recognition of gross profit growth exceeding $100,000.

  • Alberto Aguilar

Gray and Alberto Aguilar

110% Award - In recognition of always going above and beyond what is required to help the company reach its goals.

  • David Alwell
  • Tammy Gray
  • Spencer Metcalf

Rookie of the Year - To recognize team members with less than 2 years of service who have in a short time greatly impacted Innovative-IDM.

  • Nathan Fulbright
  • Riley Least
  • Christian Thomas

Customer Service Employee of the Year - In recognition of promoting a positive tone, regardless of circumstances, while providing unwavering support to our customers, supplier partners and your teammates.

  • Daniela Martinez

Co-owner Todd Mueller with Daniela Martinez

Manufacturing Employee of the Year - In recognition of demonstrating exceptional effort, producing quality work and sharing your positive attitude to ensure we exceed our customers’ expectations.

  • Carlos Arriaga
  • Donny Clark

CIA Informant -  In recognition of contributing your time, efforts and ideas while selflessly modeling our company’s values.

  • Jesse Simental
  • Felix Vargas

Gold Services Revenue Award – Field Service - In recognition of services performed at or above Innovative-IDM’s high standards. Exceeded 1,400 billable hours. 

  • Dale Frisk
  • Dick Harper

Bronze Services Revenue Award – Field Service - In recognition of services performed at or above Innovative-IDM’s high standards. Exceeded 1,200 billable hours. 

  • Percy Foster

Gray with Percy Foster

**IIDM Employees: All Photos from Branch Kickoffs are at S:\+Kickoff Photos 2021.**

Happy Birthday Marines

Posted November 10, 2020 by Pepper Hastings

Categories: Employees, IIDM Behind the Scenes

Flying on our third flagpole at HQ this month is the red banner of the United States Marine Corps, founded on this date in 1775. Dallas branch teammate and Marine Carlos Arriaga (left), who formerly served active duty, did the honors of hoisting the USMC flag. Happy Birthday Marines. With Veterans Day coming on Wednesday, note that 15% of our staff are military veterans. December's third flag pole: Space Force.

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MVP – Making Values a Priority

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Huge shout out to Alberto, Andres, Brandt, Carolyn, Ed, Jay, Jeremy, Luke, Nathan and Tracy for making values a priority. They gave their time last Friday at KIDS' MEALS packing over 1,200 lunches for kids in need. KIDS' MEALS delivers an estimated 7,000 meals every weekday to preschool-aged children in 43 Houston area zip codes.