Jim Cole was recently named Aermotor Pumps Inc.'s 2001 Salesman of the Year.

During Aermotor Pumps Inc.'s 2001 sales meeting held in Arkansas earlier this year, Jim Pflugrad, Aermotor's vice president of sales and marketing, announced the 2001 Salesman of the Year.

This award was presented to the territory sales manager who best exemplified the highest level of professional salesmanship. This year, the honor went to Jim Cole of Ashland, Ohio. Cole's 2001 territory included the states of Indiana, Michigan and Ohio.