We presently serve over 500 companies from our Thibodaux office. Our facilities include a showroom, an office complex, a warehouse and a fulfillment center. We use only state-of-the-art software in our computer systems, assuring you accuracy in coordination and implementation of your programs.
Since its inception in 1976, J.W. Toups Inc. has continuously maintained its reputation for excellence. In 1983, the Louisiana Department of Commerce named Mr. Toups Small Business Person of the Year from Region III. In 1986, the Governor appointed Mr. Toups as one of five Louisiana businessmen to serve in the state’s Small Business Development Corporation. In 1987, J.W. Toups Inc. received the SAAI Silver Pyramid of Excellence for outstanding work in the field of accident reduction.
In 2001, Mr. Toups partnered with Dr. E. Scott Geller to build an e-learning company, the Safety Performance Coach. Its focus is to teach management principles and strategies of human dynamics applied to performance and accident reduction. In 2006, Mr. Toups introduced his custom-designed Document Scanning System called eTracker with clients in the U.S., Canada, Norway, Singapore, and Columbia. This is a revolutionary concept that requires no software or IT involvement.
With its growth in services and in clients, J.W. Toups Inc. has continued to aim for high marks in innovation and excellence. We are now pursuing even greater heights as we move into marketing our services worldwide.
About Our Founder
J. W. Toups Inc. was founded in 1976 by John Toups. The business grew to serve over 1100 companies out of the Thibodaux office. Over the years, Mr. Toups’ reputation has grown – he was chosen by the State of Louisiana as “The Small Business Person of the Year” and was appointed by the Governor to be one of five Louisiana businessmen to serve on the State Small Business Development Corporation. In addition, the Business Roundtable awarded him the “Innovation Award” and “Cost Effectiveness Award” for the tools that he developed to assist Murphy Oil in one of their turnarounds which broke four decades of performance records.
Mr. Toups taught TQM principles at Nicholls State University and established a quality consulting firm called Bottom Line Improvements. He has partnered with one of the world’s leading Behavioral Scientist, E. Scott Geller, Ph.D., to build an online training company to teach management principles and strategies of human dynamics.
His newest creation, the eTracker System, has revolutionized the speed of learning and improvement within projects and organizations. It allows the voice of every worker to be used as a daily cycle time learning tool to impact safety, productivity and quality. eTracker has a measurable impact on reducing waste and balancing the workflow on projects.
Mr. Toups has worked on diverse projects that include the space shuttle, banks, refineries, drill ships, floaters, and jack-ups to name a few. He has traveled the world as a consultant helping companies improve employee performance, reengineering processes, and reducing accidents.
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