EDMOND, Okla. – Petra Industries, the nation’s leading wholesale distributor of consumer electronics, custom installation products, wireless accessories, mobile audio/video accessories and appliance connection supplies, is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Wikes as Regional E-Commerce Sales Manager.
As the e-commerce regional sales manager for the Florida and SE U.S., Wikes will be responsible for identifying and maximizing growth opportunities with e-commerce customers. Charged with building relationships and partnering with customers he will develop programs to achieve sales goals while addressing current and future customer needs.
“Bob has a tremendous amount of sales and marketing experience and his merchandising background will make him a terrific asset to our customers,” said John Grothe, Vice-President of E-Commerce at Petra Industries. “His expertise in ecommerce, combined with his 30+ years in consumer electronic distribution, retail and merchandising will make him a great addition to the Petra team and we are very fortunate to have him on board.”
Headquartered in the Oklahoma City metropolitan area for 30 years, Petra carries more than 22,000 products from more than 500 manufacturers. Petra’s mission is Service with Integrity, Value Delivered. Additionally, Petra offers same-day shipping for orders placed before 6:00 p.m. CDT, a lowest-price guarantee to beat any competitive distributor’s price on an identical item, expert sales support, a no minimum order policy and 24-hour ordering from its website or from the mobile website. Petra is a member of CEA, CEDIA and CTIA. For more information on Petra, visit www.petra.com or call 1-800-443-6975.