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Snorkel Appoints Song Wang As Sales Manager For China

Song Wang; China; JLG; Matthew Elvin; Sales Manager;

SHANGHAI, CHINA (May 2015) – Snorkel, the global manufacturer of aerial work platforms, is pleased to announce that Song Wang has joined their China team as Sales Manager. 

In his role as Sales Manager, Song will be responsible for all sales activities for Snorkel in the Mainland China region.  This will include management and development of Snorkel’s existing Chinese distributor network, as well as direct sales into key accounts and large rental companies.  Song will work closely with the existing Snorkel China team, based in Shanghai.

Song has a proven professional track record and a solid background in aerial work platform sales.  He began his career in 2006 as a Sales Manager for Shanghai Universal Equipment Co., Ltd., who was the dealer for JLG in Shanghai and Eastern China.  From 2013 until joining Snorkel, he held the position of Sales Director at Shanghai Lovdream Communication Technology Co., Ltd, a Qualcomm cellphone design company. 

Song graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Hunan University, which is located in the City of Changsha in the Hunan Province.  In his spare time, Song enjoys football and snooker. 

Matthew Elvin, Snorkel CEO, said that “We are pleased to welcome Song to the Snorkel team.  This appointment further underlines our commitment to support our existing distributors and customers, as well as to continue growing the Snorkel business globally.  China remains a strong growth opportunity for the AWP industry and we intend to further develop our presence in the region.”

Song added that “It is great to be joining Snorkel at such an exciting time for the business and the industry.  The market is strong and Chinese customers appreciate the simple and reliable design that Snorkel is known for.”

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