Kim Yong brings much promise and experience to this position and we look forward to him contributing to the continued success of the STARLINE brand in this region.
Canonsburg, PA (PRWEB) January 12, 2016
Universal Electric Corporation (UEC), a recognized leader in customizable power distribution systems, has welcomed Kim Yong to its management team as regional sales manager for Southeast Asia.
“As STARLINE Track Busway, UEC’s overhead power distribution system, has been experiencing steady growth within the Asian markets, an obvious next step for us was to create a sales manager position that would be specifically dedicated to the Southeast Asia area,” said Lance Sabados, Vice President of Sales. “Kim Yong brings much promise and experience to this position and we look forward to him contributing to the continued success of the STARLINE brand in this region.”
Kim Yong will be based in UEC’s Asia Pacific regional office in Singapore, and will be responsible for increasing sales of the STARLINE brand across Southeast Asia, including Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, The Philippines, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar.
Kim Yong joins the global UEC team with an extensive range of relevant industry experience including nearly 10 years of successfully driving UPS sales and performing the role of Asia Pacific team engineer. He holds a Bachelor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering Degree from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore where he graduated with 2nd Upper Class Honors and then honed his engineering and solutions skills with the Singapore Defense Science and Technology Agency (DSTA).
Kim Yong’s new role with UEC will help contribute toward one of the company’s overall goals of further establishing its international presence and continuously strengthening its level of service across all parts of the world.
About Universal Electric
Universal Electric Corporation (UEC), a pioneer in electrical power distribution since 1924, is a world leader in the development of customizable power distribution systems. Industry innovators for more than 85 years, the company’s premium, flexible products are designed to fit the electrical power needs of any business in any industry. One of the only companies dedicated exclusively to flexible power distribution products, Universal Electric’s award-winning STARLINE and U-S Safety Trolley products have revolutionized electrical power distribution in data centers, industrial manufacturing facilities, retail chains and grocery stores worldwide. For more information, visit: http://www.uecorp.com.