RENSSELAER, Ind. – Talbert Manufacturing, a manufacturer of specialized heavy-haul trailers and transportation equipment, has hired Troy Geisler as an area sales manager for the Great Lakes region. Geisler enhances the relationship Talbert has with customers by providing knowledgeable, yet understandable information on the company’s products and services. 

Geisler has held various management, sales and customer service positions during his career, with a specific concentration on the trailer industry over the past 10 years. Most recently, he was a trailer sales and leasing representative at ILoca Services, Inc., Naperville, Ill. He also worked as a sales and marketing coordinator at Vanguard National Trailer Corp., Monon, Ind., and strategic plan facilitator at White County Industrial Foundation, Monticello, Ind. Geisler earned his associate’s degree from Ivy Tech State College, Lafayette, Ind., followed by his bachelor’s degree in organizational leadership and supervision from Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind.