Phoenix, Arizona – (May 4, 2022) – The W.W. Williams Company, LLC., one of the nation’s largest industrial distribution, service, and repair companies, has recently promoted Michael Clinkingbeard to the position of General Sales Manager of the Southwest division.
Mike started his career with W.W. Williams in 1983, advancing quickly through his career, moving his way up from an Apprentice Engine Rebuilding Program Mechanic to a skilled Journeyman. Later he supported customers as a Road Service Technician for the mining industry across AZ and NV. Mike was then promoted to an Allison Transmission Salesperson. From there he assumed the role of Regional Allison E-One Product Support Representative and eventually as a Territory Sales Representative for engines, parts, and service.
In 2021, Mike became the Service Manager for the Phoenix branch giving him operational insight, and he has now been promoted to the position of General Sales Manager for the entire Southwest footprint.
“Mike is a two-time winner of our Ring of Excellence program that recognizes excellence in leadership, customer service, technical skill, and outstanding performance,” Divisional General Manager David Ruff shared. “These achievements show his diverse skills and career experience and his 31 years of dedication to Williams, our customers, and our industry speaks volumes.”