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Mason, OH, United States, 2013/04/17 - J. Jones, an experience industrial sales executive has joined The Harris Products Group's sales team and will oversee the Texas Gulf Coast region - DecidingFactor.us.
The Harris Products Group, an international manufacturing company of cutting, brazing, soldering and welding alloys and equipment, recently announced J. Jones has joined the sales team as the District Sales Manager for the Texas Gulf Coast.
Jones is a 12-year veteran of industrial sales with experience in welding and cutting, most recently with a Harris competitor. He has served customers in East Texas, South Arkansas and North Central Louisiana. His previous experience also includes time as a global training specialist and technical sales manager.
“I am confident J. will be a great asset to The Harris Products Group,” said Patrick Fagerquist, vice president of North American sales for The Harris Products Group. “His knowledge and experience makes him an excellent resource for our customers.”
Jones earned an associate degree of applied arts and sciences in welding technology and a bachelor of science in education from Texas A&M University-Commerce. He is also a Certified Welding Educator with the American Welding Society and is a longstanding member with leadership roles at the local section and national level. He currently sits on the Board of Directors representing District 17.
In his new role with The Harris Products Group, he is responsible for supporting customers in Texas and the Gulf Coast, offering customer-focused solutions. He represents Harris’ full product portfolio, including industrial and specialty gas equipment and welding, brazing and soldering equipment and consumables.
About Harris Products Group
The Harris Products Group (harrisproductsgroup.com), a Lincoln Electric Company, is a world leader in the design, development and manufacture of cutting, welding, brazing and soldering equipment and consumables and gas distribution systems. Harris Products Group products are sold and used in more than 90 countries. Named a 2012 IndustryWeek Best Plants Winner for manufacturing excellence, the company’s Mason, Ohio, facility serves as its international corporate headquarters. For more information about the Harris Products Group and its products and services, please call Customer Service at 1-800-733-4043.