Palm Bay, Florida, USA (29th Aug. 2012): Globe Wireless, a leading provider of communications, operational and IT solutions to the maritime industry, today announced that Alex Van Knotsenborg has been promoted to Senior VP of Sales. Mr. Van Knotsenborg will take on the overall management of the Globe Wireless international direct sales force.
He will be responsible for increasing Globe’s brand awareness and customer base as well as continuing Globe’s strength of a global direct sales force. Mr. Van Knotsenborg has worked in the maritime industry since 1981 and has been with Globe for 15 years recently as VP of Sales, Europe.
His extensive maritime background and industry knowledge makes him an ideal candidate to help continue the growth that Globe Wireless has continued to experience. “I am extremely happy to announce this important internal promotion.” Said David Kagan, President Globe Wireless. “Alex has shown great leadership in Europe managing the sales force there and this was a natural move for Globe to make. This move will strengthen our commitment to customers in the field and provide a strong voice within the senior management group on behalf of our customers.”
About Globe Wireless
Globe Wireless is the world’s leading provider of total solutions in the field of communications, operational and IT solutions to the maritime industry. Globe serves over 550 ship operators with over 8, 000 ships using their products and services. For over 20 years Globe Wireless has been providing reliable voice and data communications to the maritime industry.
Globe fuses their satellite and IT skills with a deep rooted knowledge of the maritime industry to provide the service, applications and support you need. Globe designs, builds, sells, installs, support and services all of their products and solutions that they offer.
Globe Wireless provides excellence in every aspect of their solutions. Globe ensures satisfaction at every stage of their service, from pre-sales coordination, through professional worldwide “Touch-the-Ship” installation and service, comprehensive training, simplified invoicing and direct 24 x 7 customer support. Globe has offices in 13 countries around the world providing technical support in local time zones and languages. www.globewireless.com.