Greenville, SC - October 5, 2016 -- SmartTruck, the innovative leader in fuel-saving trailer aerodynamics for the trucking industry, announced today the appointment of Garrett Grimm as Regional Sales Director. In this role, Mr. Grimm will be responsible for supporting clients across much of the Southeastern U.S., as well as building new relationships with trailer dealers, long-haul fleets, trailer leasing companies and manufacturers.
Mr. Grimm's previous experience in the trucking industry includes three years of successful sales management in the Southeastern region for Contract Leasing Corp., a national trailer leasing company. In that position, based in Greenville, SC, he established a solid understanding of the challenges both leasing companies and their customers face. His hands-on industry knowledge was deepened even further through strong professional connections with industry leaders across the Southeast. Previously, he served in sales and management positions for auto and trailer leasing companies, including Honda, U-Haul, and Premier Trailer Leasing.
"We are delighted to welcome Garrett to SmartTruck," said Steve Ingham, SmartTruck CEO. "His experience in the trailer leasing industry and other aspects of transportation will complement SmartTruck's position as the premier provider of precision aerodynamics in the industry."
"I'm thrilled to be bringing my sales and transportation experience to a visionary company like SmartTruck," said Mr. Grimm. "I am extremely impressed by the advanced technology and benefits SmartTruck can bring to the trucking industry, including improving fuel performance and lowering emissions.
Mr. Grimm is a U.S. Navy veteran, where he earned the Navy Achievement Medal.
Building on its aerodynamic background in the aerospace, motorsports, ballistics and automotive industries, SmartTruck conceives, designs, and creates precision aerodynamic efficiency solutions for the trucking industry. SmartTruck's TopKit Aero System and was selected as an HDT 2015 Top 20 Product, and performance-verified in an independent study conducted by the SimCenter at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. SmartTruck is headquartered in Greenville, S.C.
For more information, visit www.smarttruckaero.com.
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