Lochinvar® Mourns Passing of Company Sales Rep Tim Russell


by Lochinvar | 06/24/2008

Tim Russell, who represented sales for Lochinvar Corporation in the Nashville territory, passed away after a short battle with cancer on September 14, 2007, at the age of 33. An integral member of the Lochinvar family since 1998, Tim received the company's prestigious Salesman of the Year Award in 2003 and served as a board member for the ASPE Association.

Tim began his career with Lochinvar in the Technical Service Department, where he honed his application knowledge and technical skills before joining the Sales Department. His extensive industry knowledge and outstanding people skills helped him build strong customer relationships while delivering exemplary results. A model employee and great friend, Tim received the Quota Buster Award for excellence in sales achievement and was honored by his peers when they chose him to be a Knight of the Roundtable.

"It is with great sorrow that the Lochinvar family announces the death of Tim Russell," states Jeff Vallett, executive vice president for Lochinvar. "He was an incredible person and will always be remembered for his pleasant smile, calm demeanor, sense of humor and quick wit."

Born in Elkhart, IN, Tim resided in Hermitage, TN. He is survived by his father, mother, brother, grandmother, three uncles and several cousins.