North Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) June 16, 2011
DuraComm Corporation, recently named as one of Kansas City's Fastest Growing Companies (KC Business Journal, 6/10/11) has expanded its sales and marketing department with the addition of Robert (Bob) Vaught as a Technical Sales Associate and Kevin Hellman as a Marketing Associate.
"The Power Supply Division of DuraComm Corporation has experienced tremendous growth both internationally and domestically over the last several years," states Tom Zillner, President, "and we needed to expand our team to insure that trend continues."
Prior to joining DuraComm, Bob Vaught was a Communication System and User Equipment Specialist with Communications Associates in Kansas City, where he specialized in EDACS, P25 and OpenSky systems for large public safety municipalities. He also has significant field experience via an extended tenure with Custom Radio Communications (also of Kansas City) through its projects with entities such as Black & Veatch, Sprint Nextel, M/A Com, Pennsylvannia Highway Patrol and AT&T Wireless.
Bob will serve as a Technical Sales Associate and work closely with existing dealers, distributors and OEM customers.
Kevin Hellman will serve as a Marketing Associate as he works to complete his MBA program at the University of Missouri-Kansas City in Marketing and Entrepreneurship. He has a BS in Mechanical Engineering, also from UMKC, and was a Project Engineer at Haldex where he worked on internal audit teams and product development for over 2 years. While in school Kevin completed internships at Haldex, AVI Systems and High Performance Retail Marketing Group.
In Kevin's new role as Marketing Associate, he will work on updating marketing materials, websites, social media efforts as well as conducting research into new ventures for DuraComm Corporation.
DuraComm Corporation and the growing Benny Lee Family of Companies has expanded beyond the core business of AC to DC Switching Power Supplies into LED Lighting Solutions, Smart Energy (including wind and solar power) and a variety of entrepreneurial ventures. The corporate headquarters and manufacturing facilities are located at 203 W. 23rd Avenue, North Kansas City, MO 64116.