Troy began his career in office equipment in 2003 at Lanier Worldwide a Ricoh Company. Lanier was known for developing top talent and providing extraordinary service to its customers using the customer Vision philosophy. He quickly became one of the top sales producers in Western North Carolina and in 2005 was promoted to Branch Sales Manager in Asheville North Carolina. He grew the Western North Carolina market and Upstate South Carolina market by managing and developing a highly successful sales force that increased revenue sales from $3 million to $5 million. In 2012, Troy made a change but continued his career in office equipment and solution sales. After spending time having additional high levels of success in Western North Carolina with Sharp Business Systems and Advanced Business Equipment Troy moved to the Central East Coast of Florida in 2017.
Troy was born outside of Chicago and his family moved to Florida when he was a child. He spent most of his childhood and young adult life in Florida. Troy moved to the mountains of Western Carolina in 2003. After raising his children up in Western North Carolina and launching them off to college he decided to get close to the ocean again.