TILTON — Sealite, a global leader of innovative navigation technology for the marine and aviation markets, has made several changes and additions to the company's Tilton-based U.S. office.
Lee Walker from Plainfield has been promoted to sales executive from an inside sales position. In his new role, Walker will be responsible for expanding the company's U.S. distribution network and supporting the existing customer base. Walker has been with Sealite since 2013, where he successfully maintained the existing network while expanding sales in the territory.
"Lee has done an outstanding job for Sealite USA over the last few years. He's solidified the relationships with our customers to expand sales in the U.S. market and successfully supported our in-field sales development managers. I have great confidence that he will continue to pursue the levels of excellence he's shown over the last three years," stated Sealite USA President Tara Stewart from the company's US headquarters in Tilton.
Three new staff have been added to Sealite USA as the company continues with an aggressive growth plan.
Joanne Phillips and Jason Wernig have been appointed to inside sales positions. In these roles, Phillips and Wernig will handle incoming order processing, coordinate order fulfillment, manage existing accounts, and support the in-field sales executives and business development managers.
Phillips, a Belmont resident, has held previous sales and account management positions in the manufacturing, distribution and retail market sectors throughout New England.
Wernig brings extensive customer service experience to his new role in inside sales from the restaurant management and real estate fields. He and his family reside in Gilford.
The third new addition to Sealite's Tilton office is Michael Brace in the role of production technician. Brace will assist in the assembly and coordination of parts for the company's aviation, obstruction and helipad lighting products. Prior to joining Sealite, Brace held installation and maintenance positions for the in-home security and theater markets. He resides in Andover.