Phillips Industries Adds Two Territory Sales Managers
Santa Fe Springs, CA (May 6, 2014) Phillips Industries has added two Territory Sales Managers, one in Canada and one in the U.S. Brent Griffin has joined Phillips’ Canadian sales team as Territory Sales Manager covering Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Andy Summers is the new Territory Sales Manager covering the Northeastern U.S. Both have extensive experience in commercial vehicle components sales.
Griffin comes to his new position at Phillips from the Spartan Agency where he was a District Manager representing Phillips products throughout Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Northwest Ontario. His experience with Spartan and his extensive product knowledge offers Phillips customers in his territory a seamless transition with a knowledgeable representative. Griffin has continued to update his technical skills through on-going industry training, making him a valuable resource to commercial vehicle operators.
Summers joins Phillips Industries with ten years’ experience selling in the commercial vehicle industry. Most recently he was Territory Manager for Penn Commercial Vehicle Solutions, selling parts and service to heavy duty truck and trailer customers in Pennsylvania. Summers is a member of the Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association and a graduate of Penn State University, Harrisburg.
“Our customers in the U.S. and Canada will be supported by highly qualified people representing Phillips products. Both Andy and Brent understand the business they are in and the challenges the industry experiences from time to time”, commented Randy Walker, Director-North America Aftermarket Sales. “We are pleased both gentlemen have joined our team.”
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About Phillips Industries
Based in Santa Fe Springs, CA, USA Phillips Industries is a leading innovator and manufacturer of advanced electrical and air brake interface equipment for the commercial vehicle industry. Phillips is a major supplier and partner to many top OEMs around the world and is a first choice for top fleets. Phillips has manufacturing and distribution facilities throughout the U.S. and Canada as well as in Mexico, China and The Netherlands. Phillips maintains active memberships in key industry associations including TMC, SAE, Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association and state trucking associations. Their manufacturing facilities have received the top quality accreditations including ISO 9001, TS 16949 and ISO 14001.