Will's Portrait
Area Sales Manager Will Godina - Dallas, TX
 
Will began his career with Sherwin-Williams in 2006 as a Manager Trainee upon graduation from Southern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science in Automotive Technology.
 
After completion of the Management Trainee Program in Chicago, IL he progressed forward as an Assistant Branch Manager. Will’s responsibilities in this role included providing a high level of customer satisfaction as well as understanding the branch’s mission in the marketplace. In 2007, Will took on a new assignment as Branch Manager; this role continued to develop his communication skills and business acumen. 
 
Will’s true passion for serving his customers, as well as external networking led him to become a Sales Representative in 2009. While in this position, he educated his customers on process improvements to solidify existing business. Will also took a strong approach towards consultative selling business. 
 
In December of 2012, Will moved to Dallas, TX and became the Area Sales Manager and leads a team of 16 employees. He continues to develop relationships that support business goals and objectives, as well as ensuring the success and integrity of the Sherwin-Williams brand. In 2014 Will was recognized as the Area Sales Manager of the Year.
 
“I've been very fortunate to be a part of the MTP Program. I believe what I learned early on in my career gave me a robust foundation; which helped excel my growth and provided me with the opportunity to assume new assignments with increased levels of responsibility.”
 
To hear more about Will Godina’s experience and his thoughts regarding the Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Management Trainee Program please contact him at (773) 495-6653 or william.c.godina@sherwin.com. 
 
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