Lippert Components Inc. (LCI) announced that Matt Lilley has been hired as West Coast regional sales manager. In his new role, Lilley will work within the region to establish aftermarket partnerships and will work to support the company’s aftermarket growth efforts for RV products.

According to a press release, Lilley will be responsible for creating and cultivating relationships with aftermarket partners within the region, including Arizona, California, Nevada, and Oregon. Lilley will focus his efforts on implementing LCI’s Gold Circle DealerT Program, and other profit programs, with aftermarket partners on the West Coast.

Previously, Lilley served in the U.S. Armed Forces for four years. He was enlisted as full-time, active duty personnel in the U.S. Navy from 2005-2009. Afterwards, Lilley attended Kent State University in Kent, Ohio, and graduated in 2013. Upon graduation, Lilley began a career with MillerCoors Brewery, overseeing their craft and import beverage portfolio as Craft and Import Area Sales Manager covering the state of Ohio.

“Matt is an incredibly talented individual,” commented Matt Clauss, national sales manager. “His military experience lends exceptional leadership qualities to his professional career, and I’m excited to see him continue to thrive within the RV industry. He is a tremendous asset to the continued success of our aftermarket sales efforts.”

“I’m extremely excited to join team LCI,” commented Lilley. “The company’s great reputation, superb attention to customer success, and overall business objectives are exactly what I was looking for as I took this next step in my career.”