Over 25 Years of Success

Jim Besonen founded Wood Machinery Systems in 1995 to provide a better process for the woodworking industry’s manufacturers, mechanics and customers. A career woodworker, Jim spent many years building and servicing machinery before starting his own business. Jim’s passion for woodworking and his significant industry experience give him keen insight into the needs of his customers.

The advent of the digital age has brought about drastic changes to the woodworking industry. With a focus on high-tech, computerized and fully automated machinery, WMS representatives are constantly in search of innovative technology.

We strive to partner with vendors who manufacture the latest and greatest in woodworking technology. At WMS, our products will help you stay ahead of the curve and take your company’s efficiency and profitability to new heights!


We have partnered with Wood Machinery Systems on countless projects throughout the years. The staff stays current with the industry trends and the latest technologies which aids in the development of creative and innovative solutions that meet our manufacturing needs. They also offer great after-the-sale support and can be called upon if problems arise to assist in resolving the issue. [+]