John Oakes to Represent Solar Manufacturing

John OakesSolar Manufacturing is pleased to announce the appointment of John Oakes as their new sales representative for the Northeast US region. Mr. Oakes will focus on vacuum furnace sales in Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont. Mr. Oakes recently became the owner of the Edward A. Boll Company, Inc. (, a well-known and well respected sales organization who has been supplying quality products to the thermal processing industry for over 30 years.

Pete Reh, Vice President of Sales for Solar Manufacturing, is pleased to have John as part of the sales team. “We have known John for some time and I have always felt he would be a valuable addition to our sales team. When the opportunity arose, we were happy to discuss the real possibility of him joining our rep force. Not only does John possess a long experience in our industry, but he is also a person of high character and integrity. John will serve our customers very well.