ARP Materials promotes Brian Sauers to vice President of sales and marketing

Amherst, NY – ARP Materials announced the promotion of Brian Sauers to the position of Vice President of Sales and Marketing. In this new role, Sauers will lead the company’s Sales and Marketing efforts across North America.
“Brian has a thorough understanding of our Vendors Products and Capabilities, which allows him to provide the solutions our Customers expect,” said Nicholas Fasolino, President of ARP Materials “We’re excited to have him move into this new role where he can drive our Sales team into New Markets and Applications while continuing to grow our core customer base. Brian thrives in a fast-paced environment and was instrumental in ensuring product availability and customer satisfaction during the pandemic.”
Brian led ARP’s Sales and Operations for the past five years by working closely with over 20 Vendors from 11 different Countries. Fasolino added, “During the pandemic, there seemed to be one headache after another, from material shortages to port delays and congestion, nothing came easy. However, Brian worked tirelessly with our Vendors to ensure all our customers never went into shutdown. His experience and understanding of the supply chain allowed us to keep material moving when all seemed impossible.”
Sauers, who joined ARP in 2017, had over 10 years of managerial experience in Distribution before joining ARP, he held the position of Business Manager for a National Plastics Distributor. “I’m excited about this new opportunity and look forward to focusing on the Sales team and the future growth of ARP,” said Sauers. “We’re fortunate to have a strong sales team with common goals. It’s a true family environment as we all want each other to succeed.”
Sauers, who resides in Buffalo, holds a MBA in Business Management from the University of Buffalo. In his free time, he enjoys Golf, Watching the Bills and Sabres and Skiing during the winter season, all while spending time with his family and friends.