Posted September 17, 2012
Oklahoma City, OK. – John Walker has joined Maxcess, a global leader in innovative products and services for the web handling industry, as Vice President of Sales. In this role, Mr. Walker will lead the team of sales representatives responsible for sales to and support of MAGPOWR, Fife and Tidland customers throughout North America and South East Asia. He will also have responsibility for the customer service, technical service and field service functions.
Mr. Walker brings extensive sales and marketing experience to Maxcess. Most recently he spent 16 years at Exlar Corporation, where he was Vice President and responsible for all customer-related aspects of the company’s operations. Prior to joining Exlar, he was a Sales Representative for Power/mation, a distributor of MAGPOWR products. Mr. Walker holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering, with a concentration in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
“John’s industry experience and proven success at improving the customer experience through everyday interactions make him a great addition to the Maxcess team,” said Greg Jehlik, CEO of Maxcess. “His knowledge and personal drive for improvement will set the tone for our talented internal and external teams to meet and exceed the unique needs of our customers.”
“Under the Maxcess umbrella, the brands of MAGPOWR, Fife and Tidland represent the best that the industry has to offer in tension control, web guiding, winding and slitting. It is unique to have the chance to sell products from a brand that literally invented a technology as Fife did with web guides over 70 years ago," said John Walker. "I am excited to have the opportunity to lead the effort to provide Maxcess’ customers with a world class experience in every aspect of working with us and using our products.”
Maxcess helps the web handling industry maximize productivity with convenient access to innovative products and services worldwide. By bringing together the leading brands of MAGPOWR, Fife and Tidland, Maxcess has built an unrivaled network of application experts with over 170 years combined experience to help customers improve efficiency and production quality anywhere in the world.