RV industry veteran Darren Williams has joined K.Z. Inc. as a district sales manager for the company’s Sportsmen, Spree and MXT lines of towable products. According to a press release, he will serve dealers in New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana. Williams will also have responsibility for further market expansion of those product lines.
“Darren is a seasoned veteran, having served the RV industry for over 23 years,” said Marlene Snyder, vice president of sales and marketing for K-Z, a subsidiary of Thor industries Inc. based in Shipshewana, Ind. “He’s worked on both the wholesale and retail sides of the business, and was general manager for the nation’s leading RV retailer.”
Having such a diverse sales background gives Williams a unique perspective on the business. “We’re thrilled he’s handling our flagship lines,” Snyder added.
When discussing this new opportunity, Williams noted, “It’s really apparent that K-Z is planning for the future in a huge way, with their new $4.8 million, 80,750-square-foot expansion project and solid lineup of 2016 products. I am excited to join this dynamic team.”
Williams joined the RV industry in 1992. A native of Indiana, he holds a finance degree from Ball State University in Muncie, and resides in Fort Wayne with his wife and two daughters. He may be reached on his cell phone at (260) 223-3856, or via e-mail at [email protected]