Faiveley Transport North America has announced two new appointments to its North American sales organization — Kevin Masterson and C. Jack Martinson.
Masterson will assume the role of services sales director and lead the company’s sales initiatives for the aftermarket with transit agencies and other customers in North America. Previously Masterson was national sales manager for a division of Illinois Tool Works (ITW) where he led a national sales and services team. He also has 20 years of rail experience in various leadership roles he held while with JMA Railroad Supply.
Martinson joins the organization as vice president OEM sales — transit. Prior to joining Faiveley Transport, Martinson was director business development and sales for Bombardier Transportation North America where he led the company’s initiative to develop the intercity passenger rail market. He also was instrumental in the start up of Hyundai Rotem USA based in Philadelphia, where he was vice president of business development.
Stewart Bruce, senior vice president of sales and marketing for Faiveley in North America said “These two gentlemen’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge is pivotal for the future growth of Faiveley in this part of the world. We view their appointments as a significant commitment by Faiveley for strengthening our business in this very competitive market. We are confident that Kevin and Jack will play key roles in providing and implementing high quality solutions for our customers.”