PHILADELPHIA GEAR APPOINTS JORGE
J. FLORES DIRECT
SALES REPRESENTATIVE FOR LATIN AMERICA
Flores responsible for increasing sales, growing PGC presence
June 14, 2005 (Norristown, PA) Philadelphia
Gear Corporation, a full-service provider of gearing and power transmission
solutions, announces the hiring of Jorge J. Flores as Direct Sales
Representative for Latin America.
Flores will be responsible for increasing and developing
Philadelphia Gear business with energy related companies in Latin
America, from Mexico to Argentina. Overall, it requires Flores to
maintain a solid and constant presence in each market.
Prior to joining Philadelphia Gear, Flores founded
Elements," a training course
developed for maintenance personnel covering history and basics
of power transmission. As a result of his knowledge of the
power transmission markets and related products, as well as
his promotion of the course, Flores became a part-time consultant
for companies such as Mars, Enol and Dichtomatik. He has also
worked as an International Representative for GM, where he
was responsible for directing, planning and managing overall
activities to achieve sales and financial results.
Philadelphia Gear President Carl Rapp comments,
"Jorges immeasurable knowledge and experience in
the power transmission industry, along with his managerial
expertise, is sure to help us grow Philadelphia Gears
presence in Central America."
Jorges educational background includes
a Bachelors Degree in architecture and technical degrees
in manufacturing processes and steel production. A native
of Spain, Flores currently resides in Queretaro, Mexico.
A founding member of the American Gear Manufacturers
Association (AGMA), Philadelphia Gear offers products and
services found in use worldwide; from conveyor gear drives
used in long wall coal mining operations, to emergency repair
services critical to the power generation industries. The
company serves thousands of customers across the globe from
its regional service and manufacturing facilities in New Castle,
DE; Birmingham, AL; Chicago, IL; Houston, TX; and Los Angeles,
CA. Philadelphia Gear is headquartered in Norristown, PA.
For more information on Philadelphia Gear Corporation,
call 1-800-766-5120, or fax 610-337-5637.