Ray Epps

Ray Epps – Founder and CEO

Ray Epps, founder of Quick Tube Systems, Inc. has successfully started several companies since he was in high school and has over 30 years of experience in the drive-thru industry. When he was in high school, he founded a sprinkler system company where he installed sprinkler systems residentially. In 1983, when Mr. Epps’ sprinkler system company grew to about $750,000, he expanded his company to New Braunfels, Texas and Florida where he also started doing work commercially. In 1986, he began his journey in the drive-thru industry as one of the key executives heading up all marketing and sales for QUIKSERV Corp. He became a key player in developing many of QUIKSERV Corp.’s current product lines including security transaction drawers and several of the standard drive-thru windows. Mr. Epps negotiated major account contracts with many nationally recognized food chains including KFC, Arby’s, Taco Bell, and Burger King. He also developed transaction drawers for major companies such as BP, Amoco, Shell, and Chevron. After QUIKSERV Corp., Mr. Epps started RE*Source, a manufacturer representative business where he sold pneumatic tube systems from other manufacturers and QUIKSERV Corp. products. Shortly after starting the business, the CEO of one of the pneumatic tube companies was so impressed that he eventually bought RE*Source from Mr. Epps. As Vice President, he was able to bring new national clients such as Albertsons, McKesson, and Super-Value, to the company. In 2008 – Mr. Epps opened Quick Tube Systems, Inc. and developed new technology and awarded a very strong patent on the Open Chute System. Today, Mr. Epps continues to develop new technology and quickly becoming one of the fastest growing pneumatic tube companies in the US.

As a Christian, Mr. Epps believes God is first, family and then work while maintaining a balance in life. Mr. Epps and his wife Marcy, have 5 kids and 6 grandchildren.

Marty Ray

Marty Ray - Construction Manager

He is a local native of Texas. Marty started his career in 1979 as an apprentice for the Carpenters Local 213 attaining his Journeyman Card. He was hired the following year to work as a Carpenter Foreman with Landreth and Associates and continued until 1982. In 1983, Marty was offered a position with National Dentex as their Facility Manager at their Houston facility and quickly advanced to their National Facility Manager and over their 28 laboratory chain. In 2003, he left to open his own company installing and servicing laboratory equipment specializing in dust collection systems. In 2006, Marty changed business directions and began installing pneumatic delivery systems for various industry leaders. In 2010, Quick Tube Systems hired him on as a full time employee where he has attained his current position of Construction Manager.
Marty loves to hunt and fish. He and his wife, Kim have 6 children and 8 grandchildren.

Cindy Burns

Cindy Burns – General Manager / Accountant

Cindy has over 30 years of experience in management and accounting. She has had the opportunity to work with many different industries during her career such as manufacturing, banking, oil and gas, CPA firms, advertising, IT and others. She personally feels that this has given her the opportunity to “look at the big picture” when confronted with challenges. Cindy has a “find a way, make a way” attitude and has successfully helped several companies to significantly reduce their debts and increase their overall profit levels through various means. Cindy has been with Quick Tube Systems since January 2014. She loves the challenge of helping to bring Quick Tube Systems to the NEXT LEVEL as they all work together to grow this company.

Cindy is a native Texan and resides in the Northwest Houston area with her two children, Lexi and Ryan. She believes in work/life balance and prioritizes her life with the golden rule of God, Family, Career.