Charlie Geist

Regional Manager


About Charlie

Charlie Geist is the Regional Manager for the Chicago Region of Lerch Bates. In addition to managing the consultants that work in the Chicago region, he also provides analysis and design for vertical transportation. Prior to joining Lerch Bates Charlie worked for KONE Elevator and Escalator as a Senior Sales Consultant and Account Manager for the Chicagoland
dynamic background in sales and service has propelled him to be able to facilitate (new and existing) contracts for Installations, Modernizations, Repairs, and Maintenance contracts.

Areas of Expertise

  • Vertical Transportation System Studies
  • Design, Contract Documents, and Modernization Services for the Vertical Transportation Equipment
  • Vertical Transportation Maintenance Evaluations
  • Due Diligence Studies

Registrations & Certifications

  • BOMA
    Chicago Elevator Association


  • Bachelor of Science, Aviation Maintenance Management and Non- Destructive Testing,
    Lewis University, Romeoville, IL

Office Location

Chicago, IL