Bergstrom names Wes Cotton Director of Aftermarket Sales for the West CoastJune 8, 2011
As a result of ongoing aftermarket growth, Bergstrom Inc., a global leader in the design and supply of climate systems to the commercial vehicle industry, has appointed Wes Cotton to the newly-created position of Director of Aftermarket Sales – West Coast.
In his new role, Cotton will be responsible for supporting Bergstrom’s OEM customers as well as dealers and wholesale distributors on the West Coast.
"We are very excited to have Wes join the Bergstrom family,” said Bill Gordon, VP Sales Aftermarket and NITE. "Wes has been in the industry for many years, both as a supplier and OEM representative. This has provided him with the expertise and insight to fully support our customers. We recognize the significant aftermarket opportunities that are on the West Coast, and I am confident that Wes and his team will continue to strengthen our excellent relationships with customers and suppliers.”
A 27-year veteran of the mobile heating and air conditioning industry, Cotton was previously Director of Sales for Glacier Bay Inc.’s Clima Cab no-idle solution.
He has also worked with Peterbilt Motors Company, PACCAR Parts, Kenworth and Red Dot Corp. Cotton received his MBA from Northwest University and a BSBA from Cardinal Stritch University.