GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Tooling manufacturer Leitz Tooling Systems has added four staff to its sales department.

 Leitz has appointed Mark Allen to the position of technical sales representative for northern Georgia. Allen brings 22+ years of experience in the woodworking and tooling industries. Allen joins other recent Leitz hire Rick Robinson, appointed regional sales manager, overseeing the states of North and South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa and northern Illinois. Robinson was most recently with Prewi America and brings 17 years of tooling experience to Leitz.

Also new to the Leitz team are Eric Johnson and Josh Kellems, appointed sales/service representatives. Johnson brings seven years of sales experience and will cover the states of Kentucky and Tennessee; Kellems has been in sales for six years and will oversee southern Indiana and southern Ohio.

A wholly-owned subsidiary of Leitz GmbH & Co. KG, Leitz Tooling Systems North America is headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI, with a manufacturing facility in Jasper, IN, as well as 10 service centers across the United States and Canada. 

Posted by Karen Koenig

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