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Brad Borchers Promotion - Vice President

I’m excited to announce that Brad Borchers will be filling the role as Vice President of Hamilton Engine and also Vice President of Trident Engineered Solutions. For those who don’t know him, Brad is a long time PJ’er, just shy of 13 years. A... Read More

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Palmer Johnson Promotes Phil Turnquist to IT Manager

Palmer Johnson is excited to announce the promotion of Phil Turnquist to IT Manager. Phil will oversee Palmer Johnson’s IT team which supports the family of companies under the Palmer Johnson Enterprises umbrella. Phil started with PJ 2.5 years ago as our... Read More

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A Self-Driven Success Story, Mary Klett

In December 2019 Mary Klett was promoted to Customer Support Manager. Since first joining the Customer Support team Mary has been a key figure in the growth of this team. We’re excited to announce that Mary was recently honored as a 2020 Modern Distribution... Read More

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Palmer Johnson Promotes Craig Swenson to President

Third President in 43 Years Excitement on top of excitement! As of January 1, 2020 Craig Swenson was promoted from COO to President of Palmer Johnson Power Systems (PJPS), becoming just the third president in PJPS’s 43-year history. Craig’s promotion... Read More

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30 Years at PJ, Mike Herms

Our heart is our talent, and we do everything possible to inspire the people that drive our company. This employee spotlight series will offer an inside look into the culture and community that make up PJ. Learn more, firsthand, from the people who have found... Read More

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30 Years at PJ, Todd Hopeman

Our heart is our talent, and we do everything possible to inspire the people that drive our company. This employee spotlight series will offer an inside look into the culture and community that make up PJ. Learn more, firsthand, from the people who have found... Read More

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Gary Sorg, a PJ Legend

We unfortunately have some very sad news to report. Gary Sorg, the first and long-time president of Palmer Johnson Distributors, passed away just before Christmas. Read More