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Klein Tools, Inc. - Lincolnshire, IL

Original Press Release

Klein Tools Promotes David Tawney to Western Regional Sales Manager

Press release date: Nov 29, 2005

CHICAGO - November 2005 - Klein Tools, a leading manufacturer of professional hand tools and occupational equipment, recently announced the promotion of David Tawney to Western regional sales manager.

In his new position, Tawney is responsible for the training and coaching of district managers in California, Nevada, Arizona and New Mexico. He also is responsible for developing and enhancing relationships with distributors and end users.

With 20 years of experience at Klein Tools, Tawney has held the positions of district manager and senior district manager. Prior to Klein Tools, he was a district manager for a large automotive company.

Tawney is a four-time recipient of the Klein Tools "The Top District Manager in the Western Region Award."

He currently resides in Casa Grande, Ariz.

Klein Tools is a leading manufacturer of professional hand tools and occupational protective equipment. For more information on Klein Tools, please contact: Klein Tools, P.O. Box 599033, Chicago, IL 60659. Phone: 800-553-4676. Fax: 847-745-4612.

Corporate Contact: Debbie Hilander 847.677.9500