FARMINGTON, Conn. - Totaline named Bruce Schrell of Totaline Florida and Roy Hartman of Totaline South Texas as its 2007 Top Sales Associates of the Year. The men, who tied for first place, were recognized with the national award during a ceremony at Totaline’s regional training in Orlando, Fla.

“I feel extremely privileged and honored to be selected as a finalist and top sales associate of the year,” said Hartman.

Finalists for the honor were Tim Hehn of WWG Totaline; Birch Bicha of Auer Steel; Joseph Jaegers of Totaline Northeast; James Starkey of Habegger Corp.; and Issac Orozco of Valair. Finalists and winners were selected based on evaluations by their immediate supervisors and test scores earned on a Totaline counter sales associate 100-question quiz. More than 2,500 Totaline counter sales associates are eligible for the award.

“I was really surprised,” said Schrell. “Just to be named a finalist was pretty special. It’s a great company to work for.”

Along with a plaque commemorating their award, Hartman and Schrell were each presented with a $2,000 Best Buy gift card and the trip to Orlando.

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Publication date:03/31/2008