Liberty Technologies (www.libertytechnologies.com), a Millwood Inc. company focusing on unit load and packaging system products, has hired Kirk Ambrose as Director of Sales and Marketing.
Ambrose will be based in Northeast Ohio where he will team up with Rich Evick, senior vice president and Liberty’s lead project engineer, to expand the offering of products and services provided to Liberty Technologies’ and Millwood’s existing customer bases while reaching out to new customers and markets.
“When I look at our portfolio of customers, there are a number of opportunities to offer broader solutions, especially to our pallet customers,” Ambrose said. “I’m looking forward to working with Rich to expand our sales and solutions.”
A University of Dayton graduate, Ambrose brings nearly 30 years of sales experience to the job, including 20 years with a global manufacturer of automotive components, where he was a global account manager and North American distribution manager.
“With his global sales and management skills and understanding of the industrial marketplace, Kirk will be a real asset to our organization,” said Ron Ringness, Executive Vice President – Sales, Marketing & Technology. “We’re proud to add him to our team.”
In addition to managing sales, Ambrose will also work with the Liberty team to develop new products and services as Liberty Technologies expands its capabilities as an integrator and OEM of unit load and packaging systems.
“While developing our team, Kirk will match up our current products and services with the needs of our customers,” said Ringness. “He will be looking for opportunities for us to expand our solutions in a changing marketplace.”