Rob Kochon – Owner
Rob and his wife Carol started the business in 1985 from their home in West Lafayette and the back of their station wagon. Rob worked extended hours and many evenings & weekends cleaning carpet & upholstery in order to pay the bills and be his own boss. His work ethic and dedication to customer service has made the company what it is today. Rob is a hands-on owner, remaining active in all day to day operations.
Brian Wiegers – Operations Manager
Brian is Rob’s son-in-law and moved his family from Virginia in 2005 to join Rob in the family business. Continued family ownership is important to Magna-Dry and learning the business by working in the business has been instrumental for maintaining a successful company well into the future. Brian oversees the cleaning and water / fire / smoke restoration aspects of the business as well as marketing and billing.
Marvis Boscher – Secretary
A longtime family friend and Lafayette resident, Marvis helps the office run smoothly by providing excellent customer service on the phone, answering customer questions, and scheduling all in-home evaluations and cleaning jobs. In addition, Marvis also assists with business process improvements and marketing.
Kathy Bennison – Secretary
Another longtime family friend and West Lafayette resident, Kathy has been with Magna-Dry since 1997 and now works part time as a general office assistant. Kathy also helps with clerical process improvements and is responsible for customer satisfaction call-backs after every job is complete.
Matt McNulty – Lead Carpet Cleaning Tech
Matt has been with Magna-Dry since 2004 and helps lead the team of carpet cleaning technicians. Matt’s superior customer service and attention to detail make him a natural leader. Matt is certified through the I.I.C.R.C. in water damage restoration services and also helps with the Rug-Washing part of the business as well as some marketing efforts. Matt's customer satisfaction survey results are ALWAYS top notch...people just love him and his work ethic, and so do we!
Greg Tyra – Carpet Cleaning Tech
Greg has been with Magna-Dry since 2007 and always produces a positive customer experience by doing what’s right and creating value within the cleaning process. Greg runs the equipment service & maintenance part of Magna-Dry and also assists in the water damage restoration services. In addition to his role at Magna-Dry, Greg pastors a Harest Chapel church in Williamsport, IN.
Brandon Schmidt – Carpet Cleaning Tech
Brandon is another son-in-law of owner, Rob. He has been with Magna-Dry since 2010 and quickly learned the Magna-Dry process of how to add value to the customer experience by paying attention to the details and making sure the job is done well. Brandon has also become a key asset in the Rug-Washing and water damage restoration parts of the business.