Southwest Sales & Marketing is owned by Larry Pyle, former President and CEO of Gladwin Paint.
Southwest Sales & Marketing has begun hand selecting a team of the very best industry professionals to provide unsurpassed sales and technical support across the entirety of SEM Products vast offering. Larry commented, “Since selling Gladwin last year, I really missed being in the collision industry. This new adventure provides me the opportunity to continue in an industry I am passionate about. Additionally, SEM’s unrelenting dedication to quality collision center solutions is an easy brand to get behind. I look forward to furthering the rapid national growth that SEM has experienced across country.”
Kevin Balicki, SEM Products Vice President of Sales commented, “We couldn’t be more excited to have Larry join our team. As the former leader of a premier distributor in the US, Larry recognizes what is important to the collision center and all levels of distribution. Additionally, Larry understands how to grow and adapt in a rapidly changing industry. I am confident our distribution partners and end user customers will receive a high level of service and support from Southwest Sales & Marketing.”
SEM Products is an employee-owned company manufacturing products in the automotive, marine, aerospace, and industrial markets. Founded in 1948, SEM is focused on delivering best in class products that save time, save steps, and reduces waste for end users. Located 15 miles south of Charlotte in Rock Hill South Carolina, SEM’s state of the art facility features sales, marketing, administration, laboratory, and manufacturing.
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