MTE Hydraulics Promotes Technical Inside Sales Specialist Dave Garlick to Regional Sales Manager

Rockford, IL –October 31, 2016 – MTE Hydraulics is pleased to announce that Dave Garlick has been promoted to Regional Sales Manager.  Mr. Garlick was added to the MTE Hydraulics Team in June 2015 as an Inside Technical Specialist.  Prior to becoming an Inside Technical Specialist, Garlick completed a comprehensive MTE Technical Sales Training program which included working in several different departments within MTE: Engineering, Manufacturing, Assembly, Quality, and Customer Service.

Prior to joining the MTE Hydraulics Team, Garlick earned a solid background with both internship and educational experience within the Fluid Power Industry. He earned a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Stout and an Associates in Applied Science-Mechatronics as well as a Diploma in Professional Sales from Alexandria Technical & Community College in Alexandria, MN. Garlick completed three summer internships with experience in Customer Service/Inside Sales and Applications Engineering in the Fluid Power Industry.

According to MTE Hydraulics Vice President Bill Crossen, “MTE is very excited with the growth and depth of Fluid Power Technical knowledge that Dave utilized to solve application opportunities with our partner customers.  Dave has experience in manufacturing, assembly, customer service, and engineering at MTE Hydraulics as part of his customized training program.  This was a planned progression for Dave and we are excited to have him work more closely assisting our customers.  MTE has a goal of adding Technical Regional Sales Managers to our expanding Team, and Dave fits the MTE mold with his educational experience from Alexandria Technical College coupled with our custom training program.”

According to Garlick, “I am excited to become a MTE Regional Sales Manager so I can continue to use my education and experience to assist our customers.  The MTE Hydraulics Training program was an excellent fit for me after graduating from Wisconsin-Stout and Alexandria Technical College.  I was able to gain extensive experience in manufacturing MTE products, assembly, and working with our Engineering department to design and apply MTE products to maximize customer value. After spending a year supporting our Sales Staff as the Technical Inside Specialist, I was able to better prepare myself for my new role. ”

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If you have any questions or are interested in contacting MTE Hydraulics about our Technical Sales Training program, please contact Bill Crossen at

MTE Hydraulics is a USA based leading Global Manufacturer of high quality, compact power density,  Hydraulic DC power units,  Hydraulic AC power units, Hydraulic Powered AC & DC Generators, Hydraulic gear pumps & motors, and hydraulic flow dividers. MTE is globally recognized by our thousands of partner OEM’s whose products range from the smallest medical equipment to those who produce the largest off-road machinery. Our partners rely on MTE for high quality hydraulic solutions to solve specific application challenges at the optimum value. MTE has been providing our expertise in the design and manufacture of dependable hydraulic products and solutions for over 53 years