West began his U-Haul career in August 1995 as an assistant-manager trainee for the U-Haul Center of I-45 in Houston. In January 1996, he was promoted to area field manager (AFM) of the U-Haul Co. of South Houston. Shortly thereafter, he was promoted to marketing company senior staff. Between April 1997 and April 2000, West served as AFM for the U-Haul Cos. of Austin, Dallas, North Texas and South Houston. He was promoted to marketing company president of U-Haul Co. of Dallas in July 2002. West left U-Haul in 2005, but returned in March 2008 as AFM for his current company.
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