Bowden to Provide Vertical Transportation Analysis and Design
Lerch Bates, an international consulting firm for vertical transportation, façade access and materials management, announced William Bowden has joined the company in its Dallas office as project manager. In his new role, Bowden will manage vertical transportation system studies, perform vertical maintenance evaluations, design and oversee construction services for vertical transportation equipment and support design and construction services for façade access and materials management handling systems.
“William Bowden has more than 15 years of experience in elevator and escalator modernization sales and project management,” said Lerch Bates President and CEO Bart Stephan. “He has a proven track record of growing modernization business volume and providing exceptional customer service year after year. As the oldest and largest vertical transportation consulting firm in the world, Lerch Bates is excited to have him join our Dallas based team.”
Prior to joining Lerch Bates, Bowden served as a service account manager for Schindler Elevator Corporation, one of the leading global manufacturers of elevators, escalators and moving walks. He also worked as a modernization sales account manager for Amtech Elevator Services as well as a service/modernization superintendent and construction/modernization superintendent for KONE, Inc.
Bowden earned a Bachelor of Science degree in interdisciplinary studies from the University of Houston-Downtown.