Our Résumé

MISSION STATEMENT

To provide excellent customer service to our distributors, education and information to the fleet customers, credibility to our manufactures, and profit for all.

Tom Miller and Associates was established May 1, 1986. The company’s philosophy has always been a simple work ethic. Everyday we work. We implement the goals of the manufactures with that of the distributor to create productive sales calls. We continually further our education with the manufactures we represent. This enables us to deliver quick accurate answers to the customer.

We recognize the importance of a cohesive relationship with the manufactures we represent. We pride ourselves on accurate and responsive communication. We distinguish Miller and Associates by bringing success and growth to every manufacture we represent.

BIOS

Tom Miller

1986-presentPresident, Tom Miller & Associates
Manufactures Representative,
Heavy Duty Industry, Western United States (Southern California, Utah, Hawaii)
1986Vice President, Clark Sales
Manufactures Representative
Los Angeles, CA
1979Sales Manager, Kolbeck Industries
Heavy Duty Distributor
San Diego, CA
1977Salesman, H.W. Phillips Co.
Heavy Duty Distributor
Los Angeles, CA

Jason Miller

1999-presentRepresentative, Tom Miller & Associates
Heavy Duty Industry, Nevada and
Southern California
1994-1998Customer Service and Field Supervisor,
Jensen Landscape Corporation, Cupertino, CA
1994Student, California Polytechnic State University
San Luis Obispo, Bachelor of Science

Matt Furrey

2006-presentRepresentative, Tom Miller & Associates
Heavy Duty Industry, Arizona, Colorado,
Montana, New Mexico and Wyoming
2006Representative, Central Beverage Group
Beer and Wine Industry, Ohio
1999General Foreman, Ed Ross Construction
Commercial Projects, Ohio
1999Student, The Ohio State University
Columbus, Bachelor of Human Ecology

Brian Leighton

1985Purchasing Manager/Warehouse Manager, Customer Service, American Fleet Parts
Placentia, CA

2015-presentRepresentative, Tom Miller & Associates
Heavy Duty Industry, Southern California
2012General Manager/Corporate Purchasing Manager VVG,
Ontario, CA
2006Owner, Westpac
Mira Loma, CA
2004Purchasing Manager, Los Angeles Freightliner
Whittier, CA
2001Vice President/Parts Operation, PDSI
Rancho Dominguez, CA
1998Purchasing Manager, West Coast, Transcom
Placentia, CA
1992Purchasing Manager/Inventory Control, Carter Co.
Placentia, CA

Carl Josey

1981Owner, Progressive Parts Warehouse
Glendale, AZ

2015-presentRepresentative, Tom Miller & Associates
Heavy Duty Industry, Colorado
2016Director of Part Operations. Western Peterbilt, Western Truck Centers
Seattle, WA
2015Parts Manager, Freightliner, Otay Truck and Trailer Parts, Miramar Ford
San Diego, CA
2002Director of Parts Operations, Transwest Freightliner
Denver, CO
1990Regional Sales Manager CLF Warehouse
Santa Fe Springs, CA
1987General Manager, Riverside Truck Parts
Riverside, CA
1986Sales Representative, Tom Miller & Associates
Southern California

REFERENCES

All Truck and Trailer Parts
Gene Damron
20770 E. I-76 Frontage Rd.
Brighton, CO 90731
303-301-7566
Kit Masters
Brian Swanson
825 1st Street N.E.
Perham, MN 56573
800-810-9110
CLF Warehouse
Dan Straszewski
13057 Meyer Road
Santa Fe Springs, CA
800-949-4253
United Pacific
Chris Bischoff
3788 East Conant Street
Long Beach, CA 90808
800-790-6988
Golight
Jason Repass
37146 Highway 17
Culbertson, NE 69024-5526
306-278-3131
Littlefuse
Scott Lechner
International Sales and Marketing Manager
Seattle, WA
360-220-3188
HDMA
Tim Kraus, VP
PO Box 13966
NC, 27709-3966
919-406-8835
Findit
David Seewack
1308 Factory Place
Los Angeles, CA 90013
888-312-8812
Advance Distribution
Terry Hearron
3920 E. Burdage Lane
Bakersfield, CA 93307-2922
661-324-1011
Franklin Truck Parts
Greg Franklin
6925 Bandini Blvd.
Commerce, CA 90040
323-726-1034

MANUFACTURERS WE REPRESENT

Littelfuse CVP Cole Hersee
Switches, Fuses, Relays, Solenoids, PDM
https://www.littelfuse.com/industries/commercial-vehicle.aspx/
Golight
Revolutionary Lighting Solutions
www.golite.com
ECCO
Warning lights and back-up alarms
www.eccolink.com
Permatex
Gasket makers, hand cleaners, adhesives
www.permatex.com
Kit-Masters
Remanufactured heavy duty fan clutches and rebuild kits
www.kit-masters.com
CVG
Seats
www.cvgrp.com
TramecSloan
Heavy Duty truck air and electrical products
www.tramecsloan.com
Sirco
Brake parts
www.sircoind.com
Steering Components
Rebuilt steering boxes, pumps, and rams
www.steeringcomp.com
United Pacific
Chrome accessories
www.uapac.com

RECENT ACCOMPLISHMENTS

2019 Golight Highest Percentage Growth

2019 CVG Rep Council

2019 ECCO Rep Council

2019 Kit Masters Rookie of the Year

2018 Sirco’s Top Rep

2016 CVP Best Sales Performance

2016 Kit Master’s Rep of the Year

2012 Kit Master’s Rep of the Year

2011 Kit Master’s Rep of the Year

United Pacific Top Overall Sales Increase 2010

Kit Masters Largest Gross Dollar Territory 2010

Westpac’s Vendor Rep. of the Year 2006

ECCO sales Achievement 2006

Retrac Sales Sales Achievement Award 2005

Permatex Agency of the Year 2004

Cole Hersee Sales Achievement Award 2004

Sloan Assiduous Bulldog Award 2003

Retrac Salesperson of the Year 2003

Retrac Agency of the Year 2003

Permatex Agency of the Year 2003

ECCO Salesman of the Year 2000

ECCO Sales Achievement Award 2002

Permatex Million Dollar Club 2002