Prime Design Announces New Territory Managers for Great Lakes and Northeast Territories

Matt Lewis

Matt Lewis

Bob Dakin

Bob Dakin

WEST SAINT PAUL, MN (February 2015) – Prime Design is pleased to announce the addition of Bob Dakin as the new Great Lakes Territory Manager and Matt Lewis as the new Northeast Territory Manager. Both will be responsible for Utility business growth in their respective regions.

Bob entered sales management in 2008, following a career in law enforcement as Lieutenant and four years in the US Marine Corp where he was honorably discharged as Sergeant. Most recently, Bob spent over five years as Regional Sales Manager selling into the specialty and utility vehicle markets with Harrison Hydraulic Solutions and Smart Power, Inc.

Bob earned an Associates of Applied Science degree in Law Enforcement from Westshore Community College and a Bachelor of Science in Enterprise Leadership from Central Michigan University. While practicing law enforcement, he was selected and completed a residency in the FBI National Leadership Academy at the University of Virginia, Quantico.

Bob will be responsible for the new Great Lakes territory which consists of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin and can be reached at or by calling 816-506-4956.

Before joining Prime Design, Matt worked for Telogis, Inc., a fleet management supplier, as Sales Executive calling on OEM dealers and fleets. Prior to Telogis, he spent several years with Nissan North America and Chrysler Corporation in sales management and parts and service management capacities, including a two-year rotation in Belgium.

Matt graduated from Southern Illinois University with a BS in Automotive Management and a Masters in Workforce Education Development.

Matt will be responsible for the new Northeast territory which consists of Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Virginia, Vermont, Washington D.C. and West Virginia and can be reached at or by calling 816-260-5089.

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About Prime Design
Established in 1992, Prime Design, based in West Saint Paul, MN, is the leading innovator of ladder storage solutions for fleet vehicles. When loading a ladder, these solutions help reduce back and muscle strain while keeping feet safely on the ground. Telecommunication workers, insurance estimators, general contractors, and other vehicle-based occupations rely on Prime Design to improve productivity and reduce Workers’ Compensation claims. For more information, please visit