OW Lee Announces Sales Representative of the Year for 2019
Monday, September 23, 2019
OW Lee, a manufacturer of high-end outdoor furniture, fire pits, and accessories located in Ontario, Calif., presented Justin Pfahl with the Sales Rep of the Year award for 2019. This special presentation was made during a sales meeting dinner at Harry Carey’s Steakhouse during the International Casual Furniture Market in Chicago, Illinois.
Justin Pfahl is a fairly new OW Lee sales rep, beginning his tenure in the spring of 2018 covering the Florida territory. Since his onboarding he has successfully opened five new accounts and grown the territory’s sales by 69%. Justin has been actively involved in the outdoor casual business for over 16 years in the capacity of buying, selling, product development and marketing. In 2013, Justin received the top honor of ICFA Sales Rep of the Year at the Apollo Awards in Chicago.
“Justin and his assistant Pat Thomas have both wowed us with their salesmanship, tenacity and professionalism in the short time they have been with us.” said Brenda Pereyda, Independent Sales manager for OW Lee, “Justin’s commitment to growing OW Lee sales is exceptional and I can’t wait to see what’s to come.”
OW Lee’s Sales Rep of the Year is decided collectively by OW Lee staff with regards to specific criteria. The award winner must work with other departments to ensure the customer receives the highest level of service possible. They are supportive of every team member and works towards individual and company goals. They have a positive attitude and are respected by peers. The winner balances service with sales to ensure a great customer experience.
OW Lee was founded in 1947 in Pasadena, California. They are the premier manufacturer of fine wrought iron and wrought aluminum outdoor furniture and fire pits. OW Lee manufactures heirloom quality products in Ontario, California and they are one of the few remaining companies in the outdoor furniture industry that still manufacture in the USA.