Posted August 3, 2016

PFERD names new VP of sales

PFERD INC. announced the appointment of Jon-Michael Raymond to the position of vice president of sales.

Jon Michael RaymondThe announcement was made by Gene Huegin, president.

In this position, Raymond will be charged with managing PFERD’s U.S. sales force, responsible for the welding, industrial and STAFDA channels. He will report directly to Huegin.

Prior to joining PFERD INC., Raymond was manager, private brand and retail, U.S. and Canada for Osborn Manufacturing, Richmond, Indiana. He also held several positions with Saint-Gobain / Norton, Worcester, Massachusetts. He most recently served as market manager, MRO for the U.S. and Canada.

According to Huegin, “We are pleased to have Jon-Michael join our staff. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in the industrial market and will provide a strong addition to our sales management team. His appointment is but another step in the continued growth that we are realizing as a company.”

Raymond added, “I’m very excited about this opportunity with PFERD. It’s a world-class company that has great products and a loyal customer base. I look forward to developing and increasing that base.”