Ericson Manufacturing (Willoughby, Ohio): Jim Johnson has been promoted to national sales and marketing manager. He joined Ericson this past March, serving as the North Central regional sales manager. Prior to joining Ericson, Jim spent 18 years with the Lester Sales Co., an independent manufacturer's rep, serving as the Indiana sales manager. He has a B.S. degree from Northern Illinois University and maintains his CPMR certification.