Posted January 26, 2022

Champion Cutting Tool names national sales manager

Champion Cutting Tool Corp. has named Kevin West national sales manager.

Kevin WestWest succeeds Mark Anderson, who retired in December 2021 after a 41-year career at Champion.

“I am truly honored and humbled by the opportunity to help Champion write the next chapter of their very successful story. I’m excited to work with an exceptionally talented sales team while continuing to grow sales and cultivate customer relationships,” said West

West brings 20 years of industry experience to this position. After beginning his career selling fasteners, he joined the Champion sales force as a territory sales manager in 2010 and was promoted to West Coast regional sales manager in 2018.

“We are extremely proud to welcome Kevin West as Champion’s new national sales manager," said Lowell Fry, president. "Over the last 12 years, Kevin has grown into a strong leader who is respected by both his colleagues and customers. He embodies our organization’s culture by radiating positivity and professionalism. We are confident that his hard-working nature, dedication, and expert cutting tool knowledge will take our company to the next level.”