Keystone RV Co. announces the hiring of Chris Stender as northeast district sales manager for the company’s Montana division. In his new position, Stender will assume sales responsibility for the Montana, Mountaineer and Montana High Country product lines.
“Montana is the No. 1 selling fifth-wheel 11 consecutive years,” said Stender, a nine-year industry veteran. “It is truly an honor to be part of the Montana team and partner with the top dealers in the Northeast. I am looking forward to contributing to Montana’s continued growth.”
According to group general manager Aram Koltookian, Stender brings to Montana a wealth of experience and close dealer relationships. “We are focused on growing relationships with our dealer partners,” says Koltookian. “Chris will play an important role in helping us do this as we introduce new Montana, Mountaineer and High Country models. Montana is clearly the market share leader. Chris will help ensure that we continue to dominate in the northeast. ”
Stender attended the University of Louisville and Vincennes University on baseball scholarships and resides in Bristol with his wife and twin eight-year-old daughters. Keystone is a Goshen, Ind.-based towable builder and subsidiary of Thor Industries Inc.