The Bay State Elevator Team

Harold Potts Jr.
o 413-439-1775
Agawam, MA
275 Silver St
Agawam, MA 01001
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Buddy Potts is President of Bay State Elevator Company. Buddy is a 44 year industry veteran. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. Buddy started in Bay State’s former manufacturing facility and advanced within the company through sales to administration. In addition to his positions within Bay State Buddy has served in a variety of elevator industry leadership positions. He served many years on the board of directors of the National Elevator Industry, Inc. (NEII) and the regional labor committee for NEII, representing management interests in labor negotiations and contract administration. Buddy is a cofounder of the Elevator Contractor of America (ECA) and served many years on its board of directors and well as treasurer. Buddy has served as a management representative in 3 union contract negotiations. In addition to elevator industry leadership Buddy has served in local government and on the board of directors and as treasurer of non-profit organizations. Examples include Town Moderator of Granville, MA; The Master’s School in Simsbury, CT; Mt Washington Observatory in North Conway, NH; Association of American Weather Observers in Belvidere, IL; International Weather Watchers in Dunkirk, MD and the Tacoma Lakes Association in Litchfield, ME. Buddy believes that volunteer service is an essential responsibility of every business leader.

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