The honor recognizes exemplary leadership and excellence in sales, engineering and customer service.
An Industrial Engineer by trade, Droegmiller is one of 750 Sales Engineers located globally. He lives in West Okoboji, Iowa, and is the Vice-President of Kolman Co. in Sibley, a division of the Conveyor Company, all part of the bulk material handling industry.
Setting the benchmark for future recipients of the Sales Engineer of the Year Award, Droegmiller grew his sales substantially, achieving 142% of his annual sales goal in 2010. Those impressive numbers were comprised of large product conversions that reached as far as Russia and South America, along with successfully mastering a larger geographical territory in 2010. In addition, Droegmiller shares his expertise in conveyor applications with other Dodge employees as an instructor for Advanced Conveyor Engineering classes, sponsored by the Industry Solutions Group.
Brad Droegmiller is the son of Nick and Connie Droegmiller of Alta, and the grandson of Anne Droegmiller of Washta.