our team

Who we are?

Bill Margroum

William Margroum

General Manager

William (Bill) Margroum, CPA, is the General Manager at Leyman Manufacturing Com

William Jung

William Jung

Controller

Bill Jung is one of the most experienced members of the Leyman Manufacturing Com

Jeff Morgan

Jeff Morgan

National Accounts Manager

Jeff Morgan is one of the most experienced Accounts Managers at Leyman Manufactu

Michael S. Durham

Michael S. Durham Jr.

Plant Manager (Cincinnati)

Michael Durham is originally from Clearmont County, Ohio, and moved to Indiana w

Eduardo Perez

C. Eduardo Escarraga Perez

Plant Manager (Mexico)

Carlos Perez has been with Leyman Manufacturing for over a decade, and in that t

History of Innovation at Leyman Lift Gates

01 Jan 1940

Incorporated in Cincinnati, Ohio

10 Mar 1960

Begin as a material handling systems and hydraulic lift gate builder

12 May 1965

FOLD-A-VADOR® first all-hydraulic 6,000 lbs capacity rail gate designed LEY-VADOR® all-hydraulic 6,000 lbs. capacity internal lift gate designed

30 Jul 1970

National distributorship program established FOLD-A-VADOR® all-hydraulic 4,000 lbs capacity rail gate designed

15 Apr 1980

Leyman drops material handling systems to focus on lift gate manufacturing

24 Apr 1981

HIDE-A-WAY® TLS gate designed HIDE-A-WAY® STG gate designed Added 3,000 lbs & 5,000 lbs capacities to FOLD-A-VADOR® rail gates

01 Dec 1991

LEVEL-VADOR® LV gate designed LEVEL-VADOR® LVS gate designed

16 Dec 2000

HIDE-A-WAY®LHLP gate designed Mobile Service Program offered

17 Jul 2001

LEVEIL-VADOR® LV gate designed with aluminum platform

21 May 2002

HIDE-A-WAY® TSG gate designed

25 May 2003

Maintenance Minder2® controller introduced LFS 900 Sprinter Van lift gate introduced Additional capacities available for TLS

18 Feb 2004

Maintenance Minder2® controller introduced LFS 900 Sprinter Van lift gate introduced Additional capacities available for TLS

21 Feb 2005

Additional capacities (2,500 lbs & 3,500 lbs ) available for LHLP

17 Jun 2006

Wedge platform available on LH & LHS gates LCS 1320 - Sprinter Van external lift gate introduced

31 Oct 2007

LCS 1320 Free Access lift gate introduced HIDE-A-WAY® SLP gate designed

08 Aug 2008

HIDE-A-WAY® LPS gate designed

05 Jun 2009

HIDE-A-WAY® LTS gate designed FOLD-A-VADOR® FXD extreme duty lift gate designed

20 Dec 2010

HIDE-A-WAY® LPR gate designed

06 Sep 2011

Leyman University Opens

07 Sep 2012

Another industry innovation, as we introduce our Automatic-Cart Stop Solution.

20 Dec 2013

Leyman Lift Gates continues to provide lift gate solutions that just plain work, period.