Scott James has joined Knipex Tools as its new sales manager.

James will manage all sales activities with independent sales representatives who service the industrial, electrical, plumbing and HVAC construction wholesalers in the southern U.S.

 “We’re happy to welcome Scott to our sales team,” said Knipex Tools President Alan Sipe. “He comes from a background of working with wholesalers through many different industries, which will help bring a fresh perspective to our sales strategies in the southern region.”