ST. CLOUD, Minn., July 24, 2012—Polar Service Centers has strengthened its presence in the U.S. Northeast, naming Jeff Buckholz regional field sales representative. His territory includes New York, New Jersey, and northeastern Pennsylvania.
Buckholz has more than 20 years of sales experience in heavy-duty and automotive parts and service. He joins Polar Service Centers from AutoPartSource, an aftermarket parts distributor, where he was a regional sales manager.
Buckholz will report to Dave Szilli, parts manager for Polar Service Centers.
“This is an important position for us as we improve our presence in the Northeast,” said Mike Evans, president of Polar Service Centers. “Jeff built his career as a sales manager working in the region and we’re excited to have a field representative with his experience and commitment to customer service.”
In the Northeast, Polar Service Centers has locations in West Chester, Pa., Bensalem, Pa., and Rahway, N.J.
Polar Service Centers is the only national network of factory-owned parts and service locations for all makes of tank trailers and bodies. The company has over 30 locations across the United States.
Polar Service Centers is a division of Polar Corporation, North America’s largest manufacturer of aluminum, stainless steel, and carbon steel tank trailers. The company designs and builds custom tank trailers for dry and liquid bulk cargoes including oil and fuel, food products, asphalt, chemicals, and corrosives.
About Polar Corporation
Polar Corporation consists of three companies, all leaders in their respective markets. Polar Tank Trailer manufactures tank trailers. Polar Service Centers provides tank-trailer parts, repair, and service, and also designs and builds custom 2,500 to 6,500 gallon up-fits for the propane and pressure truck-mounted tank market. Quality Trailer Products manufactures and sells parts and components for the light-duty trailer industry. www.polartank.com.