E.J. Welch announced the addition of Brett Nelson as vice president of sales for the Texas Division. In this newly created role, Nelson’s primary focus will be to develop and service retail, builder, commercial, and multifamily accounts and all aspects of the Texas distribution area.

“The right culture is a critical component of deciding whether to accept a job offer, and it is, without question, why I’m here,” Nelson says. “Not only does E.J. Welch’s culture give us a unique, competitive advantage in the market, but it also creates an environment where everyone works toward a common goal. I’m extremely excited to be a part of this winning team.”

Nelson brings over 25 years of experience in the flooring industry with a strong emphasis on distribution and manufacturing. He has made significant achievements throughout his career serving in increasingly influential roles with leading distributors such as Reader’s Wholesale, Bpi and Mohawk Industries.

“Brett’s business development and leadership skills, coupled with a proven history of success in our industry, make him well suited for this new role,” says CEO Mitch Jolley. “We’re thrilled to have him join our team.”

Nelson earned his degree from the University of Texas at Austin.

To learn more about E.J. Welch, visit ejwelch.com.