Announcement: Sales Leadership Realignment
TOLEDO, OH, December 11, 2018: Impact Products is pleased to announce the promotion of Scott Erwin to the position of Director of Distribution Sales, effective January 1, 2019. In his new position, Scott will be responsible for the management of Impact’s core business regional managers and manufacturer’s representative organizations. Scott has been with Impact in various sales leadership positions since July 2008, most recently as Strategic Accounts Manager, Emerging Markets. Scott was previously with Layflat Products prior to its acquisition by Impact, and before that was in consumer lending for Chase Bank.
Impact also announces that John Daschner is moving to a newly created position, Director of Specialty Markets and Training. In his new role, John will be responsible for OEM sales and for management of manufacturer’s rep agencies in non-traditional channels of distribution including Industrial/Hardware, Safety, Dairy, and Retail. John will also take on new responsibilities as director of training for Impact’s sales teams in all markets. John has held various sales management positions with Impact since 1994, most recently as Director of Distribution Sales.
Impact Products, LLC is the dominant manufacturer of supplies and accessories to the cleaning industry. The company’s full offering includes floor care products, waste receptacles, washroom accessories, protective apparel, gloves and safety products. Markets served by the company include commercial cleaning, industrial services, healthcare, government, schools, office buildings, hospitality and foodservice. Co-founded in 1963 by James R. Findlay, Impact’s broad customer base is served out of its Toledo, Ohio headquarters, and manufacturing and distribution facilities in Purvis, Mississippi and Riverside, California. Impact Products is owned by the S.P. Richards Co., a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC)