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Perko names Midwest sales rep

Perko Inc. said Munzinger & Co. will represent its line of marine lights, hardware and accessories in Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, Nebraska, southern Illinois and the Dakotas.

The Munzinger sales agency, based in Springfield, Mo., serves customers and manufacturers over a 13-state area in the central and Midwestern United States. It specializes in marine products and sporting goods, concentrating on boat and trailer manufacturers, wholesale distributors and large retailers.

The firm is composed of Jeff Munzinger; his wife, Kathy; John Bass; and Linda Cote. Together they bring a total of 70 years of experience in the marine industry. Kathy Munzinger is president of the National Marine Representatives Association, and her husband is a past president.

"We are delighted to have Munzinger & Co. as our newest reps in the field," Oscar Socarras, OEM sales manager at Miami-based Perko, said in a statement. "They bring a wealth of sales experience and have a reputation for excellence in meeting the needs of marine manufacturers."

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