SKF awards Specialty Sales and Marketing as 2011 Manufacturer’s Rep of the Year

2012 March 01, 22:53

SKF recognized Specialty Sales and Marketing (SS&M) as its 2011 Manufacturer’s Representative of the Year for achieving outstanding sales for SKF automotive products.

Since entering a partnership with SKF in 1996, SS&M has provided continued sales support for SKF automotive products in every province and region in Canada that it serves.

“Specialty Sales and Marketing has provided SKF with outstanding support and great results for over 15 years in Canada. Their efforts in 2011 were outstanding and representative of how strong an organization they are.” said Tom O’Brien, Vice President Automotive Sales, SKF VSM. “We have had a wonderful partnership with SS&M over the years and we look forward to their continued support in the years ahead.”

Specialty Sales & Marketing President, Ken Coulter added:

“We are honored to receive recognition from such a world class organization. This achievement would not have been possible without SKF supporting us throughout the year.”

Additionally, SS&M has been representing SKF heavy duty aftermarket products since 2001.

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SKF is a leading global supplier of bearings, seals, mechatronics, lubrication systems, and services which include technical support, maintenance and reliability services, engineering consulting and training. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 15,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in 2011 were SEK 66,216 million and the number of employees was 46,039.

Elgin, IL, March 01, 2012

For further information, please contact:
Katie Noga, Marketing Communications Manager, SKF, 800-323-8024 x4471

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