Who We Are
GMI is a privately held, family and employee ran laboratory equipment company. Selling scientific equipment, parts and service is our business.
GMI strives to understand our customers’ needs, create high value solutions and deliver unrivaled service and support. GMI is an ISO 9001 and GSA Certified Company that encourages our employees to grow as individuals, develop long term relationships with our customers, and to be proud of our company and its commitment to excellence.
Richard Powell- Founder and CEO
Richard Powell, the CEO started the company in 1996 in a small warehouse in Minneapolis. GMI quickly outgrows their space and moves into a larger office, shop, warehouse in 2002. GMI outgrows their space again and moved to the Ramsey, MN office warehouse location in 2006.
Between 2005 and 2013, adds key employees and GMI triples in size and becomes an industry leader for laboratory sales, service and parts. GMI quickly becomes the industry leader develops ISO9001 “GMI” quality service and repair processes.
GMI is located in a 25,000 sq ft engineering and warehouse facility. GMI quickly outgrew that space and added an additional 10,000 square foot warehouse in 2008. Our customers are always welcome to visit and shop on site in our 25,000 facility.