Meet the sales team behind Mid-States Heavy Duty. Constantly working to make sure your needs are met and continue to build strong relationships with our customers. Our team consists of 2 outside salesmen and 2 inside sales support and office personnel.

Troy has well over three decades of experience in the trucking industry. From his roots on the farm driving truck, he moved into off-road trucking and heavy and specialty equipment operation associated with the oil fields in Wyoming, Colorado and Utah.  After three years he moved into marketing, distribution and sales within the heavy duty trucking industry.

Troy attended college at BYU and spent 12 years as a territory sales manager for the Howard R Salter & Company, one of the industry’s first exclusively heavy duty Rep Agencies, with roots going back nearly 60 years. In 1996 Troy bought out the MINK states portion of the Howard R Salter Company and continues to the present day as Mid-States Heavy Duty Representation LLC. Mid-States Heavy Duty covers Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska and Kansas.

Kathy Burgon
Manager, Inside Sales Coordinator

Sales logistics coordinator. 

Eric has a degree in Retail Marketing and Merchandising with 20+ years of experience. He has a good eye for the aesthetics of a retail set and is skilled at analyzing market trends for optimum sales results. Eric works exclusively with specialty projects and small market niches that are often overlooked in standard “repping” organizations. Eric covers all of our “retail” oriented lines in the entire territory, allowing the other salesmen to focus their time and efforts on a smaller set of customers. One of the specialty niches Eric gives detailed attention to would be all of our smaller or rural OES dealers. Eric has worked these specialty accounts with Mid-States for ten years.

Daniel Burgon
Account Specialist

Maintains accounting database, invoice processing, reconciliation, and manages reports.


Troy Burgon
Eric Woodward

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