Permatex, which specializes in chemical technology for automotive maintenance and repair, has promoted Jeff Morgan to national account manager of Automotive Groups, U.S. In this new role, Morgan will be responsible for developing and maintaining account relationships, growing sales, and creating promotional and advertising programs to drive business to group members. In addition to the major accounts, Morgan will also manage smaller, independent automotive buying groups.
The announcement was made by Daniel Clarke, Permatex director of sales, traditional channel, who noted that Morgan has been with Permatex since 1997 and has served in a wide variety of sales and account management positions.
“We are thrilled to have Jeff move into his new role at Permatex,” said Clarke. “He has been with the company for over 20 years and has an exceptional knowledge of our company and our products to complement his sales and management experience. His well-developed relationships with major buying groups will be an invaluable asset to our success moving forward.”
During his two decades with Permatex, Morgan has served as account manager, national sales manager, and district manager. Before joining Permatex, Morgan also worked with Loctite Corp., Pet Dairy, Frito Lay, and Pepsi Cola in a variety of distribution and sales positions.