Sea-Land Chemical Company Announces Addition of Business Development Manager and Several Promotions
January 23, 2020
Sea-Land Chemical Company, a leading specialty chemical distributor, today announced the addition of Brian Bundy to the sales department along with several promotions within the company.
Brian Bundy joins as Business Development Manager. Sea-Land is excited to welcome Brian to the team as the Business Development Manager for the West Coast region of the United States and Western Canada. Bundy brings over 13 years of experience in the chemical distribution business, previously serving as a customer focused account manager and operations support for Silver Fern Chemical, Inc. and Neuchem, Inc. in the Pacific Northwest. Brian will be responsible for supporting customers in these regions and developing business opportunities in new market areas across North America.
“We are excited about the addition of Brian to the North American sales team. Brian has an outstanding track record of helping customers meet their everyday challenges and exceed their long-term goals,” said Vice President of Sales, Christy Henley. “Brian is a great fit for our organization, bringing a wealth of experience in the chemical distribution business to the company.”
Buck Evans promoted to Account Manager. After 10 years of service for the company as an Inside Sales Representative, Buck Evans is joining the outside sales team as an Account Manager. In this new role, Buck will use his years of experience to provide technical expertise to customers in the Great Lakes region in the US.
“Buck has been an integral part of building the inside sales team since its inception a decade ago and cultivating a strong ownership culture at Sea-Land,” stated Vice President of Sales, Christy Henley. “We look forward to his continued contribution to the company in his new role.”
Kirsten Knavel promoted to Inside Sales Representative. Since joining the company in April 2014, Kirsten has been a valuable contributor to the marketing, sales and customer service teams. Knavel’s focus will be to support customers with day-to-day business interactions and new product development projects in the Great Lakes and Mid-Central region in the US.
Alexes Morgan promoted to Technical Specialist. For the past 5 years, Alexes has been an essential part of the sales team, helping the company grow the lubricant and HI&I business in the Great Lakes region by providing outstanding technical support and solutions to our customers. Morgan’s experience for 6 years working in a laboratory formulating metalworking fluids prior to joining Sea-Land makes her a great fit for this newly created position within the company. Morgan will join forces with Ted McClure, Technical Resources Manager, to expand the technical team and provide additional support for customers, principal suppliers and the sales team.
“Sea-Land is continually looking at how we can add value for our customers and to help them grow their business in an evolving and competitive industrial chemicals marketplace,” stated Matthew Mapus, Vice President of Marketing. “We know from experience that for our customers to compete in this environment requires exceptional customer service, logistics support and technical expertise from their business partners. By adding Kirsten and Alexes to our sales and technical teams respectively, this allows us to expand our level of support to our customers and continue to be a reliable solutions resource for their increasingly complex business challenges.”
About Sea-Land Chemical Company
Formed in 1964 as a re-seller of fats and oils from the “sea” and the “land”, Sea-Land Chemical Company has evolved into a global distributor of specialty chemical additives. Sea-Land is headquartered in the United States with warehouse locations throughout the US, Canada and Europe. The company employs a team of technically trained and market-focused sales and operations professionals dedicated to providing the highest level of service to their customers and supplier partners. Sea-Land, a 100% employee-owned and operated company since 1981, markets and distributes specialty additive technologies from some of the largest manufacturers in the world for lubricants; household, industrial and institutional cleaners; construction; elastomers and personal care markets. Visit our website to learn more, www.sealandchem.com.