Eric Lavin, engine division rental manager of Foley Incorporated, announced that William Roberts has joined Foley Incorporated as rental account manager for the Power Systems Division.
Roberts comes to Foley with more than 12 years of experience in the power and temperature control rental industry. He most recently worked with Aggreko in Linden, N.J., where he performed a wide array of sales, managerial and technical functions related to the design and installation of temporary power generation, electrical distribution and HVAC process cooling systems for multiple market segments. Prior to this, Roberts spend nearly 10 years as an applications specialist at GE Energy Rentals where he worked with customers conducting site surveys and providing technical support. Roberts also was an electrician/general operator for SBP Industries in Rahway, N.J., and has worked in the electrical industry for 23 years.
As a rental account manager, Roberts will be responsible for providing support to Power Systems Division customers, as well as seeking out rental growth opportunities.
“Bill’s diverse background in sales, project management, customer interaction and technical support makes him a real asset to our team. His knowledge of our product and customer base will allow him to hit the ground running as rental account manager,” Lavin said.