MADISON, Wis. – Bell Laboratories announced that Patrick Lynch has been appointed to vice president of sales for the U.S. and Canada. In his new role, Lynch will continue providing strategic guidance and leadership, while overseeing the management of Bell’s domestic sales team for the professional pest control market in the U.S. and Canada.
In an effort to create a structure that is supportive of the organization and customer needs, Bell is dividing the country into six regions. The following individuals have been promoted to managers of their respective regions:
• Dan Schlegel - West Region Manager
• Scott Smith - Southwest Region Manager
• Sara Knilans - Midwest Region Manager
• Rod Smith - Florida Region Manager
• Sheila Haddad – Vice President East and Southeast Regions
After completing his M.B.A. from New York Institute of Technology in 2006, Lynch gained his expertise in the rodent control industry working as a Bell technical representative for the New York and New Jersey region. “It is an honor to be tasked with leading the best manufacturing sales team in the industry. After working for Bell Laboratories for the last 12 years, I am always impressed with Bell’s exceptional company culture and how we’ve established long-term partnerships with our customers,” said Lynch. “I’m excited to maintain that culture, to keep building strong industry relationships, while also providing new tools to pest control professionals.”
Lynch currently serves on the National Pest Management Association Public Policy Committee as well as the National Pest Management Association Leadership Committee.