Joe Leggett has joined Collins Bus Corporation as the Type-A school bus manufacturer's sales director. The company announced he will work primarily with company distributors in the western regions of the U.S. and Canada.
Leggett joins Collins from Rosco Vision Systems, where he was the U.S. west regional sales manager for the school bus mirror manufacturer. Prior to that position he also worked in management roles for Radio Engineering Industries, 1st Choice Personnel and GWR Wealth Management and GWR Sunshine Foundation.
"After working with Collins Bus Corporation over the past six years in a supplier role, I'm very excited to join them as a member of their sales team," said Leggett. "The company has a strong reputation in our industry and I'm looking forward to working with their great team of employees, dealers and customers."
At Collins, Leggett will be responsible for generating new vehicle sales, providing sales support to dealers and attending major industry events and dealer conferences. Internally, he will work closely with Collins Bus plant personnel to improve features on existing models and develop new products.
"I'm delighted to have Joe as part of the Collins sales staff," stated Matt Scheuler, vice president of sales and marketing. "With his industry experience and excellent reputation, I'm confident he will have an immediate impact on our organization, distributors and customers."