Brett A. Wharton has been named national sales manager for Walter USA ( www. walter-usa.com). Wharton, previously the senior global key account manager for Kennametal Inc., stepped into the position Dec. 4.
In a prepared statement, Walter USA said Wharton has extensive sales experience in the industrial market place, particularly in the metal working environment, and that the company expects his leadership and sales management style to enhance its efforts and to serve its customers better.
Wharton has a bachelor of science degree in Industrial Technology from the University of Wyoming and is a member of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers.