Amsted Global Solutions Hires New Sales Director

Amsted Global Solutions (AGS), a premier provider of large and highly complex components for robust industrial applications, the exclusive supplier of Frog Switch Manganese wear parts for North America, is proud to announce that Bill Walters has joined the company as Sales Director for its newly formed industrial casting business headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

Walters brings a wealth of experience to help build the brand and shape the growth of this new business venture. Walters previously served as director of sales for The Frog, Switch & Manufacturing Company, a leader in the production of manganese steel castings for crushing and grinding wear parts. Before that, he owned Walters Wear Parts, acting as an independent sales representative for AMSCO Wear Products, a quality supplier of manganese steel and other alloy castings to the crusher parts market.

“With a distinguished career spanning more than four decades, Bill has worked his way up the ranks of sales and marketing, successfully managing many of the key responsibilities he will oversee at Amsted Global Solutions,” said Kevin Skibinski, Senior Vice President of Commercial at Amsted Global Solutions. “His deep familiarity with the industrial casting market makes Walters uniquely prepared and ideally suited to develop and execute key growth sales strategies, tactics and action plans designed to hit annual financial targets, while building relationships with internal sales representatives, external representatives, and end customers.”

As AGS expands its footprint in supplying components to global heavy equipment companies who require premium-quality castings, Walters will apply his insights and resources to analyze the competitive market, spot customer trends and identify potential opportunities. AGS is excited to join forces with this consummate professional whose proven success and dedication to the field is reflected in his career and affiliation with the National Steel Founders Society of America.

About Amsted Global Solutions

Amsted Global Solutions is a part of Amsted Industries, a diversified, global manufacturer of industrial components with a long heritage of cutting-edge manufacturing and continuous product innovation. The Amsted companies are leaders in providing solutions for rail, trucking, automotive, mining, energy, construction, and other industrial applications.