South Hutchinson, KS (PRWEB) July 23, 2008
Collins Bus Corporation, the largest manufacturer of small school buses in North America, announced today that John Doswell has joined the Company as Vice President of Sales & Marketing, effective July 21, 2008. Doswell will report directly to Kent Tyler, President of Collins Bus Corporation and will be responsible for leading the sales and marketing efforts throughout the United States and Canada.
"I'm pleased to have John Doswell as part of the Collins Bus organization. I believe John has the vision and experience that will enable us to not only maintain our leadership position, but increase that position throughout North America. He understands our manufacturing processes and brings talents in sales, marketing, distribution channel management and acquisition strategies that will enable Collins to meet the demands of our future growth," stated Kent Tyler.
Most recently, Doswell served as Vice President of Sales for MegaFab, a Hutchinson company. In that role he was responsible for the domestic and international sales and distribution of metal fabrication equipment under the brands of Piranha, Whitney, and Bertsch. He is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and holds a Master of Science in Petroleum Management and an MBA from the University of Kansas. Prior to joining Mega, Doswell completed a distinguished Navy career as a Supply Corps Officer, serving in submarines, surface, and aviation commands.
Collins Industries, Inc., a subsidiary of BNS Holding, Inc., is a leading manufacturer of ambulances (including medical attack vehicles, rescue vehicles and fire emergency vehicles), North America's largest producer of Type "A" small school buses, the nation's second largest manufacturer of terminal trucks, and a leader in the road construction and industrial sweeper markets. Collins Industries, Inc. sells its products throughout North America and abroad.