Matt Bignell has been named general manager of Drayton, Ont.-based Veritech Mfg. & Wholesale Inc.
Formerly the sales manager, Bignell has been with the company since 2013. Company president Bob Bignell says Matt Bignell has demonstrated the skills to lead the team in future growth.
In other company news, Bienvenue Marketing is now representing Veritech in the province of Quebec. According to Bob Bignell, principal Francois Bienvenue is highly skilled in detail field work and key account management. This addition will extend Veritech’s capabilities to service the bilingual customer base in Quebec.
Also, Alex Moore has joined the Veritech team as sales manager. Moore started in the business in 1993 with Myers Tire Supply loading his parents supply trucks in Toronto and then went on to a territory of his own and then sales management. He has been successful in managing a national sales team, and brings a wealth of product and distribution knowledge to Veritech.
“I have worked with Alex going back to his start in the industry and look forward to playing on the same team again. He has extensive product knowledge and strong industry relationships. This is an excellent fit for us at this stage.” said Bob Bignell.
Veritech manages sales and distribution of tire supply products in Canada. Core products are Xtra-Seal Tire Repairs, Smart Sensor TPMS, AME, Polypadz and Precision balancing products.