Employee Spotlight: Ken Haberer, Sales Manager


Ken Haberer has been with A-OX Welding Supply for almost 12 years and is currently sales manager of Sioux Falls and the surrounding area.  He greatly enjoys taking care of his customers and making sure all their needs are met.  Ken especially thrives at demonstrating new products and innovations to customers.

In 2005, he started as route driver in Yankton, SD, eventually becoming a route driver in Sioux Falls, after which he was promoted to salesman in the Sioux Falls store.  His experience prior to working at A-OX includes working in the welding field and sales for over 30 years.  He has his welding degree and has been certified to work on government projects.  Ken’s experience and training bring much to offer his customers in various manufacturing industries throughout his sales region.

When not seeking out new business to help the company grow, Ken enjoys hunting, fishing, boating, auto restoration, and home improvement projects.  He’s very proud to be a part of the A-OX team and his role in helping the company grow to where it is now.  He believes that working for a family-owned business is beneficial because it allows for fast decisions so that he can continue to focus on helping customers.

Ken has been blessed with four wonderful grandchildren and he enjoys spending every minute he can with them.  Even though sometimes they can get a little chaotic when they're all together, he says, “It's worth it and I wouldn’t have it any other way!”