Ian Hunt - Mississippi Valley STIHL

Iowa, Northern Illinois
Ian Hunt is the Product Application Specialist for Mississippi Valley STIHL. Ian is based out of the Chicago, IL area and is responsible for Iowa and Northern Illinois. He has over 15 years of experience with STIHL products.

Ian is a trainer/demonstrator who educates individuals and organizations in the proper and correct use of STIHL outdoor power equipment. He teaches product usage seminars and power equipment applications. He provides the knowledge people need to have to use STIHL equipment properly. Ian works with all end users including homeowners, arborists, municipalities, professional landscapers, universities and all local, state and federal agencies, including fire departments. He also teaches and demonstrates proper maintenance of STIHL equipment.

Prior to joining Mississippi Valley STIHL as a Product Application Specialist, Ian worked at STIHL Incorporated in the Marketing Department and also in the Technical Services Department as a Field Engineering Technician. Ian has traveled with the STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS® Team as a Chainsaw Technician. Previously, Ian also worked at and managed a STIHL Dealership for nine years, performing all roles in the company, including service and sales.

Ian is very active with the Illinois Landscape Contractors Association (ILCA), the Illinois Arborist Association (IAA) and other area industry organizations.

Ian graduated from The University of Indiana and holds majors in Marketing and Business Management. Ian is also a Bronze, Silver, & Gold Certified STIHL Technician. Ian also holds certification as an ISA Certified Arborist.

Please note:
The Professional Instruction Program is designed for professional landscaping, tree services and public utility service groups. If you’re a non-professional or homeowner user, please contact your local STIHL Dealer for information or click here to view the chainsaw safety, maintenance and operation videos.

Mississippi Valley STIHL, INC.
Phone: 309-697-5860
Fax: 309-687-5890

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