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Pueblo West, CO, United States, 2009/12/07 - GPS Source, Inc., a global leader in designing solutions that bring GPS inside, announce the addition of three professionals to further strengthen their sales and marketing team, as GPS Source expands its presence around the globe.
Brad Roberts, brings more than two decades of sales leadership to his role as Business Development Manager for the worldwide commercial and government marketplace at GPS Source. In this role, Mr. Roberts will be responsible for bringing GPS Live Inside to large organizations with the technical solutions offered by GPS Source. Previously, Mr. Roberts spent 8+ years with Progress Software Corporation, delivering business solutions to Fortune 500 customers. Roberts was consistently a top ranked sales professional (ranked #1 and #2 in the world out of a field of 150). By insuring a “customer first” consultative approach, Brad was considered a trusted advisor by his clients. Roberts resides with his wife and two children in East Cobb County, just outside of Atlanta, Georgia.
Brian Paul joins GPS Source, Inc. from General Dynamics Land Systems, where he was a Senior Project Manager. Mr. Paul brings defense market experience to GPS Source from various roles in engineering and project management on the Future Combat Systems, Abrams and Stryker programs. In his new role as Business Development Manager for Military and Defense Markets, Mr. Paul will assume overall responsibility for matching GPS related needs to military applications. He will be concentrating his efforts in bringing GPS Live Inside military ground vehicles and aircraft, as well as support to precision air drop and special operation programs. Recently, Brian was a finalist for the 2007 Crain’s Detroit 20 in Their 20s List.
Ed Sanford —a seasoned sales executive with a proven track record—joins GPS Source as Worldwide Sales and Marketing Manager. In this role, Mr. Sanford will be responsible for all distributor sales activity including the Americas, Europe and Asia. He will guide distributors in finding solutions that bring GPS Live Inside for their customers. Prior to joining GPS Source, Mr. Sanford served as Vice-President of North American sales for SurveyLab and Business Development Manager for Lasercraft, Inc. In these roles, he was responsible for establishing distribution partners in Asia, Europe and the U.S. Mr. Sanford has also held key executive roles at Amtico International, where he was responsible for Retail Chain Stores Group and Distribution.
Each of these appointments will report to the Director of Sales and Marketing, Mr. Randy Meyer. “I am excited about the wealth of experience and tenure that Brad, Brian and Ed collectively bring to the sales and marketing team as we position ourselves for continued growth. We are seeing expansion from military, government and commercial industries, as they transition to next-generation technnologies, services and infrastructure.” “Brad, Brian and Ed will play a critical role in GPS Source's future success. Through their leadership and skills, GPS Source will continue expansion plans into new territories and position the company as a leading provider of solutions that bring GPS Live Inside.”
About GPS Source, Inc.
Founded in 2000, GPS Source, Inc. (gpssource.com) is a global leader in design, development and manufacturing of leading edge solutions that bring GPS inside for telecommunications, defense, aerospace, automotive and industrial markets. The “GPS Live Inside” product line ensures GPS signal availability inside. GPS Source, Inc. is an AS9100 certified company.