Mike Lewis joined General Bearing in December of 2001 as the Regional Sales Manager for the Illinois, Wisconsin, and Indiana territory. Mike works very closely with our in-house Product Managers and Customer Service Department striving to provide his customers with both excellent service and resources to ensure their sales success.
Mike began his career as a Sales Engineer at Foote-Jones / Illinois Gear in Chicago. From there he went to FMC Corporation as a Field Sales Engineer developing and managing accounts in the Northern Illinois, Wisconsin, and Iowa territory. After leaving FMC, Mike joined Emerson Electric / U.S. Electrical Motors assuming responsibility for the Northern Illinois territorial accounts and performing service calls in the local territory.
Prior to General Bearing Mike was the District Sales Manager for OEM Sales at Textron Power Transmission at Emerson Electric/U.S. Electrical Motors. He was responsible for the OEM market for the Chicago area. Mike developed new accounts with modern product and technologies.
Much of Mike’s continual success can be attributed to his strong dedication and persistence, as well as his positive attitude. Mike is one of our finest salespersons and a great asset to General Bearing Corporation.
Mike is a 1993 graduate of Illinois State University where he earned his BS in Industrial Technology. Mike and his wife, Cindy reside in Carol Stream, IL.