Blake Thompson joins Jeske

Jeske Hardware Distributors adds experienced sales manager to southeastern territory.
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Blake Thompson

Jeske Hardware Distributors has hired Blake Thompson, from Hahira, Georgia, to join the Jeske sales team as the account manager for the company’s southeast sales territory.

“Along with his sales experience, Blake’s enthusiasm for building strong customer relationships makes him a great asset to our team,” said Ray Powell, national sales manager for Jeske Hardware Distributors.

As an account manager, Thompson will be responsible for servicing accounts and developing relationships with customers in Georgia, Florida and South Carolina, said the company.

Prior to joining the Jeske team, Thompson worked as a manufacturer’s representative for Tremron, a hardscape manufacturer.

“As a company, our goal is to be more than just another distributor for our customers – we want to provide creative solutions and outstanding support,” said Powell.

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Jeske Hardware Distributors is a wholesale hardware distributor headquartered in Appleton, Wisconsin. The company sells residential and commercial door locks and hardware to lumberyards, millworks, hardware showrooms and other retailers.

Since 1962, the company has partnered with leading hardware brands such as Kwikset, Baldwin and Schlage. The company is also the exclusive wholesale distributor of Stone Harbor Hardware. For more information about Jeske Hardware Distributors visit