YKK AP Promotes Joey Bernard to Branch Manager, Texas and Western Regions

Glass Magazine
January 19, 2018

YKK AP America Inc. promoted Joey Bernard to branch manager of the Texas and western regional office in Dallas, Texas. Bernard will spearhead the company’s efforts to expand its visibility and drive sales within Texas and the western U.S. regions. Bernard will be based in Dallas, Texas.

“Joey Bernard brings to this new role a clear vision, tremendous discipline and positive leadership approach that has served his colleagues and customers well over the years,” says Mike Turner, senior vice president of sales and marketing at YKK AP America Inc. “We are confident in his ability to lead and grow our Texas and western regions, and look forward to his continued success in this new position.”   

Bernard brings more than 30 years of industry experience to his new role. He joined YKK AP in 2011, where he served as the operations manager. Bernard then became branch manager for the Midwest region, which includes Cincinnati and Chicago. In addition to his years of experience at YKK AP, Bernard’s industry expertise includes overseeing customer service teams, service center operations, as well as more than 10 years direct oversight of a major industry production and distribution plant.

“I am truly honored to have the opportunity to lead a successful and talented group of professionals in the Texas branch,” says Bernard. “We have an incredible opportunity in front of us to expand our brand within the region. I look forward to working with the team to develop successful strategies to best service current customers and grow our customer base.”