RoMan Manufacturing® Appoints Director of Global Sales

January 4, 2019

Nelson Sanchez, COO of 
RoMan Manufacturing, announced the appointment of James Gibson as the company’s Director of Global Sales. With 20 plus years of sales leadership experience with manufacturers in industrial power and automation, Gibson will be responsible for the oversight of RoMan’s global sales functions across all company divisions, including: Automotive, Industrial, Furnace, Glass and Foundry.

“With the continued worldwide growth of RoMan, having a sales professional of Jim’s caliber onboard is the right move for RoMan,” said RoMan’s COO Nelson Sanchez. “Jim’s experience not only brings executive-sales leadership to our diverse sales force and distributors in North and South America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Africa, but will help the company standardize all sales processes and systems across all of our product lines.”

Prior to joining RoMan, Gibson held sales and marketing leadership positions in various companies including Hammond Power Solutions, Emerson Electric and Weidmuller. He has been active in industry associations including: The National Electrical Manufacturers Representatives Association, the Association For High Technology Distribution and the National Association of Electrical Distributors.

“Becoming part of the sales leadership team of RoMan is an honor and a privilege,” said Gibson. “RoMan is one of the, if not, the strongest global brand in the diverse industries it serves. My job here is two-fold. First, to ensure RoMan continues on a strong sales course, and second, that it does so while providing our customers with a superior buying experience.”

Gibson holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from Albright University, and an Electrical Engineering Technology degree from the Pennsylvania State University. He also is a graduate of Emerson Electric, Canada’s Advanced Leadership program.