New Salesmen Named at Murphy Tractor & Equipment Co., Inc.
August 26, 2014
Park City, KS (August 26, 2014) – Murphy Tractor & Equipment Co., Inc., has named two new salesmen in the Plains Region. Bill Boyer has accepted the position of Territory Sales Manager for the Grand Island, Nebraska store. He will be responsible for new and used heavy construction equipment, attachments and trailer sales in north-central Nebraska. In Sioux City, Iowa, Troy Askelson has been appointed as the Compact Equipment Sales Manager. Troy will specialize in promoting John Deere skid steers, compact track loaders, and compact excavators in northwest Iowa and northeast Nebraska.
Boyer comes to Murphy Tractor with more than twenty-four years of experience in the construction equipment industry. He spent many of those years as a heavy equipment salesman with another construction dealer in Nebraska. He has also spent time in rental sales, compact equipment sales and product support. When asked what he is most looking forward to in his new position, Boyer responded, “Engaging the customers and earning their trust. I enjoy being the customer’s go-to-guy.”
Askelson joins the Murphy Tractor team with four years of experience in the construction equipment industry. He has also spent many years with sales in heavy duty truck sales and leasing, seed/fertilizer/chemical sales and John Deere Ag sales. Askelson is eager to begin his role with the company. “I am looking forward to meeting new people and building our market share,” he explains.
Murphy Tractor and Equipment Company, Inc., one of John Deere’s largest North American construction equipment dealer organizations, is headquartered in Park City, KS. The organization has 28 locations throughout the mid-western states of Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Nebraska. Find out more at: www.murphytractor.com.