Versitec names Reuben Byrd as VP of sales and engineering


(NEW YORK) — Versitec Marine has appointed Reuben Byrd as vice president of sales and engineering for Versitec Marine USA, North Americas, a leading manufacturer and provider of stern tube housings, seals and service.

Byrd has led several U.S. and international marine businesses over 30 years. His new role with the Versitec Group sees him taking charge of business development, engineering operations and management within Versitec's U.S. business unit.

“Reuben and I have worked successfully on many marine projects over the years," said group President David Taylor. "His experience, knowledge and positive reputation in the industry make this an ideal situation for all concerned. Versitec is a growing force in the global stern tube products and service market and the addition of Reuben to the Versitec team will ensure continued customer satisfaction and business growth."

Byrd assumes his new role immediately. He will be in attendance at the Versitec booth at Workboat Show 2017 in New Orleans.

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By Professional Mariner Staff