Tong has boosted its sales team with the appointment of a new area sales manager who will help drive sales in 2015.
Steven Skipper has over 25 years experience and has worked for UK machinery manufacturers in the agricultural, food processing and recycling industries.
Steven will be using this wealth of experience to support the sales team to expand the businesses customer base with new orders. Steven will be based at Tong Engineering’s office in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, but will also spend a significant amount of his time on the road, visiting new and existing customers about their equipment needs.
Edward Tong, operations director for Tong Engineering said: “Steven wil be a valuable addition to our sales team and help us reach our sales targets for 2015. With the introduction of our new upgraded Caretaker mobile vegetable grader and many other new product developments planned for the packhouse and recycling industries, we want to ensure new and existing customers know about our technically advanced equipment.”
Steven Skipper said: “Tong Engineering are a world leading manufacturer and innovator for post harvest machinery. I have always admired the quality of their machinery and the highly professional manner in which they do business so I’m delighted to be joining the team. As a sales person, being able to offer customers a quality product that has exceptional value for money instills a lot of pride and passion for the business. I’m looking forward to working closely with clients to continue to meet their changing requirements, ensuring that we understand their needs and provide machinery that meets and excels their expectations.”