Franklin Fueling Systems is pleased to announce the appointment of William (Will) Luong to the position of Territory Manager within the United States Southwest Region. His territory includes Arizona, Southern Nevada, and Southern California.
Will assumes responsibility for the distributor sales network in this region and will interface with all classes of trade including major oil refiners, retail and wholesale petroleum marketers, independent dealers, certified installers, and consulting engineers.
Will graduated from California Polytechnic State University in Pomona, CA, with a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering and was President of the Pomona Philanthropy Group. Before joining Franklin, he held various industrial technical sales and management positions and also completed an internship with the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board (LA-RWQCB) under CAL-EPA.
“Will brings with him success from his automation, piping, and controls experience to support Franklin Fueling Systems’ market penetration in the Southwestern United States,” commented Franklin Fueling Systems Western Regional Sales Manager, Matthew Schuessler. “I have great confidence in his ability to serve the needs of his customers, increase product and application understanding, strengthen our network of certified installers and expand awareness of all Franklin Fueling Systems’ products.”
Will resides in the Irvine, CA area, where he will remain as his base within the territory.
Franklin Fueling Systems, the global leader in total system solutions for the petroleum equipment industry, announced today the promotion of Fevzi Apaydin to the position of Vice President of Sales, EMEA and India.
Fevzi has over 28 years of combined experience in the petroleum equipment industry. Over the last 14 years, he has held various positions within Franklin Fueling Systems including his most recent role as Sales Director of Middle East, Western Asia, and India. Fevzi holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from Bosporus University and an MBA in Business Management from Istanbul University.
Speaking on his new appointment, Fevzi commented, “I am very excited to have the opportunity to support our customers throughout the EMEA and India markets and focus our efforts on delivering world class products and solutions to meet their business needs.”
“Fevzi brings a strong customer-focused perspective to this new position,” said John Adrian, Sr. Vice President of Sales. “That coupled with his many years of experience in our industry make him the right person to direct our growth throughout EMEA and India.”
Fevzi will continue to base his operations out of Istanbul, Turkey where he lives with his wife Deniz, son Kaan, and daughter Selin.
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