GF Machining Solutions Names Distributor and Salesmen of the Year

At its recent National Sales Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana, GF Machining Solutions named Tristate Machinery Inc. its distributor of the year and Tim Zak, an employee of Tristate, salesman of the year.

At its recent National Sales Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana, GF Machining Solutions named Tristate Machinery Inc. its distributor of the year and Tim Zak, an employee of Tristate, salesman of the year.

GF Machining Solutions hosts this conference annually to honor the top performers in
its North American distributor network as well as discuss the company’s latest
developments in milling, EDM, laser and automation technology.

Tristate Machinery co-owner Tim Doran accepted the distributor of the year award on
behalf of his Wheeling, Illinois-based company, which sells and supports all of the
AgieCharmilles wire and die-sink machines, Mikron milling solutions and 3D laser
texturing equipment available through GF Machining Solutions.

Approximately 30 distributors sell GF Machining Solutions equipment throughout North
America, with Tristate Machinery serving Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin. Tristate
Machinery received the distributor of the year honor for having the highest total sales
volume for GF Machining Solutions products as well as the biggest improvement in
Mikron machine sales in 2013 over 2012.