Kirby to lead Bergstrom’s aftermarket sales team

Management Truck Parts and Service Staff May 27, 2014

BergstromBergstrom Inc. has promoted Joe Kirby to general manager of Aftermarket sales.

Kirby will be responsible for North American marketing, regional sales management, Aftermarket strategic pricing, customer services and further developing global aftermarket opportunities for Bergstrom, the company says.

“Joe Kirby brings a lot of business and marketing experience, expertise and leadership skills to Bergstrom,” says Bill Gordon, vice president aftermarket and NITE sales. “In the past he has worked extensively with OEM’s as well as heating and cooling products across North America, so this is a well-deserved promotion that we believe Joe will excel in.”

Kirby joined the Bergstrom team in 2010 as the director of Aftermarket sales, and has more than 30 years of industry experience. He has previously held positions at Webasto, Meritor, Mack Trucks and Caterpillar, the company says.