TORONTO, ON – Wakefield Canada is proud to announce the appointment of Randy Klein to the position of VP Sales with responsibility for both automotive and commercial sales divisions.In 2011 Klein joined the company as head of the Wakefield Commercial Division with a strategic focus on the H2Blu diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) and Castrol commercial lubricants segments, seen as areas of significant growth for the company.
His duties will now also encompass the Wakefield Automotive Division, responsible for the sales of the leading brand in its sector, Castrol lubricants, for which Wakefield has exclusive responsibility in Canada.
Klein has provided strong leadership of the Commercial Division sales team over the past year with Wakefield. Prior to joining Wakefield, Klein served as a senior executive for a number of key industry corporations, including Robert Bosch Inc., Karcher Canada Inc., and Uni-Select Inc.
About Wakefield Canada Inc.: Wakefield Canada Inc., a Canadian privately owned entrepreneurial company, markets, distributes and manufactures category-leading products for the automotive and heavy-duty vehicle marketplace comprising Castrol, H2Blu and Super Clean brands. With coast-to-coast distribution, warehousing, and the largest dedicated field sales force Wakefield provide exceptional service and solutions customers nationally.
The company has received many honours and designations: ISO 9001 for overall Wakefield operations, and ISO 14001 for manufacturing operations; 2009 and 2010 Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies (Best Managed) Award; and three times (2009, 2010 and 2011) named among the Top 50 Best Small and Medium Employers in Canada. Wakefield has received official validation of carbon neutrality for 2008 and 2009 and is committed to maintaining this approach in all business operations in future.
From John Morris / Marcovitch PR