John Mistretta Reaches Eagle’s Nest Status

Long tenured Matthews Buses School Bus Sales Professional John Mistretta was enshrined in the prestigious Eagle’s Nest at the Thomas Built Buses Dealer Meeting in Grapevine, TX on April 3, 2017. In a ceremony presided over by David Nethercut, Thomas Built Buses’ Manager of Sales Education, John received his gold “Wings of Eagles” ring with a diamond to commemorate this high honor.

John Mistretta receives award John Mistretta (center) is flanked by Thomas Built Buses President and CEO Caley Edgerly and David Nethercut, Manager of Sales Education for Thomas

The Wings of Eagles program includes five levels of achievement, ranging from Sales Eagle to Eagle’s Nest with membership based upon training, demonstration of buses, specification writing, and sale of buses. Eagle’s Nest criteria include over 250 hours of training, at least 350 quotes and demonstrations and sales sufficient to meet the minimum 2000 points required.