Rikon Power Tools Names Taylor Director of Sales

By Rich Christianson | Posted: 12/05/2012 3:46PM


BILLERICA, MA - Rikon Power Tools Inc., a supplier of equipment for woodworkers and contractors, appointed Joe Taylor to director of sales.

Joe Taylor Rikon Power Tool Taylor, who most recently worked at Zuvo Water LLC, also has 20 years of experience in the woodworking and construction industries, having held sales jobs at Makita Power Tools, AGL Construction Lasers and Woodworkers Warehouse.

In his new capacity with Rikon, Taylor will be responsible for growing sales and expanding the company's authorized dealer network throughout the United States and Canada.

Rikon's product line includes band saws, drill presses, unitary dust collectors, table saws, lathes, and planers and joiners.

In August, Rikon announced the appointment of Jack Bransfield as president, replacing Stephen Mangano, who resigned for personal reasons.






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Rich Christianson

Rich Christianson is Associate Publisher and Editor at Large of Woodworking Network. During his 25+ years covering the wood products industry, Rich has toured hundreds of manufacturing plants throughout North America, Europe and Asia. His reporting has covered everything from the state of the industry and impact of wood imports to technology and environmental issues. In his current capacity he is responsible for editing the daily Woodworking Network Update newsletter and coordinating events including the annual Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo and Canada’s biennial Woodworking Machinery & Supply Expo. He can be contacted at rchristianson@woodworkingnetwork.com or follow him on Google+.

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