About Us



KelohTech, LLC is a Recruitment Marketing and Web Development company based in Fort Worth, TX. We have over 20 years experience in web development and have been specialized in recruitment marketing for the past 11 years. By combining the knowledge of each we have become a leader in the recruitment marketing and web development industry in the United States. We’ve created proven processes and best practices to ensure our projects are delivered successfully and on time.

With each of our clients we assist in online development, social media effectiveness and targeted recruitment where needed. We are able to provide as many qualified candidates as you need and many times at a highly reduced cost from what you may currently be spending while building quality and networking capabilities into your brand.




Cody Forbes

President / Senior Developer

Cody Forbes founded KelohTech, LLC and serves as the President and Senior Developer. Forbes oversees day to day operations and campaign performance for all clients. He develops and creates cutting edge, strategic marketing solutions which brings increased value to client campaigns. Forbes has been in internet development for 20+ years and began to explore the transportation industry in 2006. He was was previously the General Manager for Dillon Transportation, LLC and founded Forbes Transport, LLC which has operated equipment in every sectors of transportation.


Hunter Smotherman

Vice President of Business Development

Hunter Smotherman serves as Vice President of Business Development. Smotherman leads the business development team and is responsible for procedures and strategies to increase customer development/satisfaction, and continued growth. Smotherman spent the past five years with 1845 Transport, where he served in various roles of increasing seniority in both operations and Capacity development. During his tenure as Recruiting manager he helped grow the fleet by 150 power units, and helped recruit and retain drivers for a fleet exceeding 800 trucks.


Ty Ballard

Director of Client Services

Ty Ballard serves as the Director of Client Services.  Ballard is responsible for managing relationships and providing a point of contact for customers to adjust their services in real time. He ensures that we always provide the solution to the customer’s needs. Ballard graduated from Mays Business School at Texas A&M with a BBA specializing in Supply Chain Management. He also has worked on all ends of truckload spectrum as an Operations Manager for a 150 truck fleet, as a Carrier Sales Representative for C.H. Robinson, and as an Owner Operator.


Tim Buffington


Tim Buffington founded D&T Trucking in 2007 and, until its merger with Rowdy Farms and Gila Hotshot, was the CEO of D&T Trucking. Buffington began his post law school career focusing on small businesses and land use before transitioning into real estate development. While in real estate, he completed projects from Nevada to Texas. Buffington holds a B.S. in Agricultural Business from California State University Fresno and a J.D. from Willamette College of Law and is a member of the California and Oregon State Bars.

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