Stertil-Koni names new Midwest regional sales manager

Jan. 2, 2020
Chris Murabito has been chosen for the role.

Chris Murabito has been named Stertil-Koni's Midwest regional sales manager and succeeds Jim Sylvester, who recently retired following 22 years with the company.

In his new post, Murabito brings more than 20 years of client-focused sales management, new business development and a dedicated concentration on customer service to Stertil-Koni and its initiatives in advancing the heavy-duty vehicle lift sector.

Murabito will manage a territory that includes Illinois, Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan and parts of Wisconsin -- supporting Stertil-Koni’s exclusive distributor network serving these states.

Most recently, Murabito served as a Midwest territory account manager with a leading supplier of vehicle fluids and equipment. He was responsible for sales, new business development and managing relationships with customers. While there, Murabito increased sales in his region by 32 percent over a three-year period.

In making the announcement, Jean DellAmore, Ph.D., president of Stertil-Koni USA, said, “Chris is a seasoned pro with a strong, established track record in developing new business and growing existing customer relationships. He embraces the Stertil-Koni dedication to delivering exceptional customer service. We are excited about his professionalism and skill set and look forward to him contributing to the continuing success of our rapidly growing company.”

Murabito has a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology from Illinois State University. He is married with three children and resides Elburn, Ill.