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Trail King Names New Director of Sales

June 8, 2022 - Trail King Industries Inc. has hired Eric Thomas as its new director of sales to lead the company’s district sales managers and product-support managers.

Thomas career includes more than 30 years of sales experience, mostly in the machinery industry.

Most recently, Thomas was a regional sales manager for Kohler Co. He holds a bachelor’s degree in agricultural mechanization from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He works from his office in Carlyle, Illinois.

A leading North American manufacturer of open-deck and material-hauling trailers, the Mitchell, South Dakota, company offers trailers that offer capacities from 12,000 lbs. to 1 million lbs. serving a range of industries, from construction, to agriculture, transportation, waste and recycling, and specialized hauling.  


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