Bearings and power transmission firm Timken Co. recognized its manufacturer’s sales representatives for outstanding service this year with Automotive Aftermarket Manufacturers’ Representative Awards during the 2018 Automotive Aftermarket Week. Timken presented the awards at the start of the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas.
Timken honored Glenn Cattanach of Kitchin & Sons as the 2018 Representative of the Year. According to the company, Cattanach’s organization, focus and customer service resulted in year-over-year sales growth in Timken products.
“His excellent relationships with customers are based on trust and ability to get things done,” said Brett Blauner, Timken national sales manager for the automotive aftermarket. “We appreciate all of Glenn’s support.”
Timken recognized Connolly Sales and Marketing as the 2018 Manufacturers’ Representative Agency of the Year based on the agency’s dedication to growing Timken’s business.
“One customer recently recognized the Connolly team as exceptional,” said Blauner. “Their work ethic, attention to detail and customer focus are key to their success.”
Connolly Sales and Marketing (CSM), headquartered in Mendon, New York, serves the Northeast region. The CSM team continues to support Timken growth, according to the company, with a focus on professional installers and on representing the Timken brand well throughout various markets.