Inland Coatings’ James David Wilder Passes Away

James David Wilder, technical sales representative for Inland Coatings, passed away at his home in Eureka Springs, Ark., on Sept. 30.

James David Wilder, technical sales representative for Inland Coatings, passed away at his home in Eureka Springs, Ark., on Sept. 30.

James David Wilder, technical sales representative for Inland Coatings, passed away at his home in Eureka Springs, Ark., on Sept. 30. Wilder was being treated for esophageal cancer. He was 74 years old.

Wilder represented Inland Coatings for 17 years as a technical salesperson. He loved people and was genuinely interested in his customers. Wilder formed close relationships with many roofing industry professionals through his attendance at trade shows, warranty inspections and sales trips. He enjoyed traveling and welcomed the opportunity to sample the food and culture throughout the U.S. and Canada. Wilder was a pleasure to work with and he will be greatly missed by the entire Inland Coatings family.