New York-based Alpin Haus, one of the Northeast’s largest, family owned, independent RV retailers, has announced the promotion of Jonathan Baker to sales manager of the company’s store in Saratoga Springs. According to a press release, Baker is charged with the responsibility of overseeing all sales staff and training at the location.
Baker is the son of longtime Alpin Haus employee Dave Baker, sales manager at the Alpin Haus RV store in Amsterdam. As a teenager, the worked under his father as a lot attendant before attending school at SUNY Buffalo, where he graduated with bachelor’s in business administration in 2006.
Baker returned to Alpin Haus, first as a salesperson, then serving as business manager at the Saratoga Springs store prior to his most recent promotion. He replaces Bob Brundige, who retired in March after a 40-year career at Alpin Haus.
“Jonathan has been part of the Alpin Haus family for most of his life,” said Andy Heck, president of Alpin Haus. “His dedication and passion are as evident today as they were 15 years ago when he began washing and moving RVs at our Amsterdam store. We’re excited to have Jonathan at the helm of our Saratoga Springs location.