Posted July 5, 2023

Walter expands U.S. sales team 

WALTER Surface Technologies, an international company offering a wide array of productive and safe metalworking solutions, announced three new hires to further support its mission to contribute to customers' success by helping them work better.

WALTER new sales team membersJason Nicely was appointed regional sales director of the Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, West Virginia, Kentucky, and Western Pennsylvania regions; Branon Tidwell, is the new regional sales director for Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana; and Jeff Wewetzer has joined as business development manager for South Central U.S.

“We are proud of the unmatched talent we have at WALTER and look forward to the exciting things to come. It is thanks to our great team that we are able to help customers achieve greatness,” added Mark Wilcox, president, Walter USA.

Jason Nicely has an extensive career as a sales representative and territory sales manager within the industrial and agricultural supply industries, especially in the Ohio and Michigan regions. He also worked for seven years at a national distributor, both as district manager and as general manager.

Prior to joining WALTER in 2022 as a business development manager, Branon Tidwell worked for National Standard as district sales manager for the Southwest region. He has over 18 years of experience in sales, mainly in the industrial supply, gas, and petroleum industries.

Jeffrey Wewetzer has been with WALTER for over three years since joining as a territory manager in 2019. With an MBA from Lipscomb University and a Business Human Resources degree from the University of Arkansas, he brings a varied skillset and valuable experience to the team.