Magnus Maritec Names Three To Sales Posts

Richard F. O'Boyle, vice president- sales of the Western Hemisphere of Magnus Maritec International, Inc., 150 Roosevelt Place, Palisades Park, N.J. 07850, has announced that rapid expansion of sales activities has resulted in three promotions.

Arthur W. Sievert has been promoted to sales supervisor with r e s p o n s i b i l i t i e s in the United States, dealing with all distributors to assist them in their sales and service development. Mr.

Sievert will also supervise the sales force outside the New York area.

Mr. Sievert has been with Magnus Maritec since May 19, 1975.

He has significant prior marine sales experience, having dealt with European owners to sell Simmonds Precision LNG measuring systems. He is a licensed marine engineer with a number of years at sea.

John C. Finnegan has been promoted to sales supervisor, and is also a licensed marine engineer and a 1969 Kings Point, N.Y., graduate who joined Magnus Maritec on October 11, 1976 as a national account executive. Mr. Finnegan had prior sales experience with Sperry Marine Systems and was familiar with many Magnus Maritec marine accounts. His key responsibility will include supervision of national account sales.

Executive account and service staff in the Palisades Park office will report to him, as well as territory manager of the Great Lakes and inland waterways.

Magnus Maritec also announced the appointment of John C. Norwalk as territory manager of the U.S. Great Lakes area. Mr. Norwalk will be responsible for promoting sales and service of Magnus Maritec's tank cleaners, fuel and water t r e a t m e n t s , engine room maintenance products, and ballast tank coatings. He will also be responsible for sales of a wide variety of Economics Laboratory's Steward and Galley stores in the marine market in his area.

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