Phillips Industries has promoted Travis Hopkey to the new position of global business development manager. Hopkey, who has been with Phillips since 2002, most recently held the position of national accounts manager for the company and also has served Phillips as manager and then director of marketing. The new position that Hopkey will fill is part of a growing global organization within Phillips established to better serve the company’s worldwide market.
Hopkey has been working in the commercial vehicle industry since 1992. “Travis brought an excellent background with him when he joined Phillips and through his years here has gained the respect of all, constantly looking for ways for us to improve how we take our products to market,” says Rob Phillips, vice president of global operations. “He’s an excellent choice to lead our new global business development initiative.”