Vacuworx is pleased to announce that Bruce Williamson has been hired as Regional Sales Manager, Southeast, serving the territory of Florida, Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Kentucky and Tennessee.
Williamson is a creative problem solver who prioritizes communication and follow-through as keys to building successful customer relationships. Based in Panama City Beach, Florida, his responsibilities include maintaining a superior level of customer satisfaction in relation to the sale, rental and service of Vacuworx lifting systems for all lines of pipe handling and construction-related equipment.
With prior professional experiences that include work in both the private and pubic sectors, Williamson’s career path reflects a progression of responsibility combined with an array of transferable skills allowing for growth at various occupational levels. His primary focus at Vacuworx is on meeting the diversified material lifting equipment needs of authorized distributors and valued end users in the Southeast United States.
“My goal is to get out and establish relationships and continue the conversation, presenting the Vacuworx value as we go,” Williamson said.
Williamson, who lived all over the world as part of his upbringing in a military family, attended high school in Bangkok, Thailand. Growing up, his family called Boerne, Texas home. Business educated, with a master’s degree in business administration and a bachelor’s degree in business management from Oklahoma State University, he also spent five years sharpening his mechanical abilities on a locally owned and operated family farm in Pawnee, Oklahoma.
Williamson’s spare time is typically consumed by water-related activities such as snorkeling, sailing and fishing. He and his wife, an educator, recently relocated to Panama City from Stillwater, Oklahoma, where they had resided for the past 22 years. They have two adult daughters and a dog named Nugget.
Founded in 1999 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Vacuworx engineers and manufactures innovative heavy-duty material handling equipment for the oil and gas, water and sewer, highway and heavy construction, concrete construction, landscaping and manufacturing industries worldwide. Vacuworx Vacuum and Hydraulic Lifting Systems can be customized for many applications and lift capacities. Standard models lift a variety of materials including steel pipe (including most types of coating), plastic pipe (PVC, fiberglass, long flexible pipe), ductile iron pipe, concrete pipe, pre-cast concrete slabs, pre-cast concrete culverts, concrete road barriers, saw cut concrete (demolition or rehabilitation), landscape pavers, steel plate and piling and road plate. Lifters can be attached to hydraulic excavators and backhoes (with or without a coupler system), wheel or track type loaders, cranes, pipe layers, skid steers, forklifts and knuckle booms and can also be mounted for a variety of in-plant applications. Vacuworx maintains a global inventory available for purchase or rental through our global network of Vacuworx companies, dealers and agents. Parts, service and technical support are available 24/7/365 for installation, training, repairs and troubleshooting.