Simi Valley, CA, March 22, 2010 — Malabar International today announced that it will appoint Vic Urzi as Director, International Sales on March 29, 2010. He will report to Malabar Vice President Lorin Card.
Urzi will be responsible for managing and growing international sales for Malabar, working through the company’s international representation network to improve coverage of the international markets.
Dave Sweetland, Malabar President & CEO, said, “We are happy to have Vic as part of our team. His extensive experience will benefit us as we expand our presence in our international markets.”
Urzi brings expertise to Malabar from an outstanding career in international and domestic sales and product management of airline ground support equipment and parts.
For more than 75 years Malabar has been a world leader in designing and manufacturing aircraft maintenance equipment for commercial and military aircraft. Malabar designed and built the aviation industry’s first hydraulic jack for aircraft in 1939, and since that time has earned a worldwide reputation for superior quality and after-sale support. Malabar products are in use in 90 countries by major airlines, airframe manufacturers, maintenance, repair and overhaul centers, and military operations. For more information on Malabar, visit www.malabar.com.
With its headquarters strategically located in southern England, Field International can efficiently serve Europe and the other countries in its territory.
Malabar International announced today it has entered into a representation agreement with Mars Mumessillik Ltd. Sti to sell and service its products in Turkey.
Also, Chris Advani becomes executive vice president, operations, and Lorin Card becomes vice president, Customer Service.