Posted December 14, 2021

Force Control sales manager retires

Force Control Industries announced the retirement of sales and marketing leader Stan Porter who will depart at the end of the year.

Stan PorterPorter was a longtime fixture on the sales team, having held several sales positions over the past three-plus decades, including vice president of sales and marketing, and most recently marketing manager. Mike Fox will take over Porter’s Midwestern sales territory, while Tony Stoner will assume his marketing responsibilities. With his newfound time, Porter plans to spend more time travelling for pleasure and with family. His last day at force Control is Dec. 30.

Porter started at Force Control in 1986 and has held various sales and marketing positions throughout that time, including territory sales manager, national sales manager, and VP of Sales & Marketing. With a front row seat, he participated in the technology changes that reshaped the industry including the creation of the company’s first website along with each successive version and updates. In addition, he’s developed the published marketing materials, advertising campaigns, videos, and more.

“Stan has guided us through the many technology changes which have dramatically changed the way we take our message to the marketplace,” said Tony Stoner, VP of sales and marketing. “We wish him all the best in his well-earned retirement.”

Headquartered in Fairfield, Ohio, Force Control Industries is a provider of oil shear technology, offering a full line of clutches, brakes, and clutch brakes for OEMs in diverse applications.