Bergstrom Inc., a provider of climate systems to the commercial vehicle industry, has appointed Wes Cotton to the newly-created position of director of West Coast aftermarket sales, responsible for supporting Bergstrom’s OEM customers as well as dealers and wholesale distributors on the West Coast.
“Wes has been in the industry for many years, both as a supplier and OEM representative,” says Bill Gordon, vice president of sales, aftermarket and Nite. “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 also has worked with Peterbilt Motors Co., Paccar Parts, Kenworth and Red Dot Corp.