Timken Presents Representative and Manufacturer’s Rep Agency of the Year Awards
NORTH CANTON, Ohio: Oct. 30, 2018 — The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; www.timken.com), a global leader in bearings and power transmission products, recognized its manufacturer’s sales representatives for their outstanding service this year with Automotive Aftermarket Manufacturers’ Representative Awards during the 2018 Automotive Aftermarket Week. Timken presented the awards to the winners 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. 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,” added Blauner. “Their work ethic, attention to detail and customer focus are key to their success
Connolly Sales and Marketing (CSM), headquartered in Mendon, N.Y., serves the Northeast region. The CSM team continues to support Timken growth with a focus on professional installers and representing the Timken brand well throughout their markets.
About The Timken Company
The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; www.timken.com) engineers, manufactures and markets bearings, gear drives, automated lubrication systems, belts, chain, couplings and linear motion products, and offers a spectrum of powertrain rebuild and repair services. The leading authority on tapered roller bearings, Timken today applies its deep knowledge of metallurgy, tribology and power transmission across a variety of bearings and related systems to improve the reliability and efficiency of machinery and equipment all around the world. The company's growing product and services portfolio features many strong industrial brands including Timken®, Fafnir®, Philadelphia Gear®, Groeneveld®, Rollon® and Cone Drive®. Known for its quality products and collaborative technical sales model, Timken posted $3 billion in sales in 2017. With more than 17,000 employees operating from 33 countries, Timken makes the world more productive and keeps industry in motion.