Elkhart Brass welcomes Kyle Huston as Product Manager, Municipal Products

Elkhart Brass welcomes Kyle Huston as Product Manager, Municipal Products. In his new role, Kyle will be responsible for overseeing Elkhart’s complete portfolio of municipal products. Kyle will be focus on the development of new municipal products, working closely with our customers to meet their unique and diverse requirements.

During his career, Kyle has served in a variety of positions and possesses a great deal of mechanical engineering experience. Previously, Kyle served as an engineer at Medix Specialty Vehicles responsible for ambulance design and served as Project Leader at Honda North America, leading the manufacturing planning for Powertrain Division products.

Matt Pitzer has been hired as National Sales Manager, OEM Accounts for Elkhart Brass, Fire Research Corporation, and ROM. In his new role, Matt will continue to strengthen relationships with our North American Fire & EMS OEM customers and provide support to meet their unique needs.

Matt has more than 13 years of industry and product knowledge, serving in a variety of positions and brings extensive experience working with customers at the OEM level. Matt began his career in the fire industry with FRC in 2007 as a Regional Sales Manager.

Kurtis Rood has joined the North American sales team. In his new role, Kurtis will be responsible for supporting Midwestern OEM customers and dealers while expanding use of our portfolio of safety products. Kurtis was previously a territory representative with TTI (Milwaukee Tool).

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