Kinedyne Corp. has made three personnel appointments to support and grow its market segment for its Kaptive Beam systems.
Ralph Abato has been named vice president of strategic initiatives. Abato, who is a board member of the Web Sling & Tie Down Assn., will focus on evaluating, developing and nurturing product and market opportunities.
“We see tremendous opportunities both domestically and abroad for Ralph to reinforce and expand best practices in the field of cargo securement and to lead our efforts with new products and markets beyond the scope of our traditional business” said James Klausmann II, executive vice president.
Joining Kinedyne as director of engineered solutions is Paul Wolford. Wolford previously worked for the company from 1981 through 2000. In the new position, he will be responsible for OEM accounts and contribute to the development of Kinedyne’s technical and engineered product solutions.
Mark Arnold, a Certified Six Sigma Black Belt project manager formerly with Con-way Freight and Fed Ex Freight, is also joining the Kinedyne team. In his new position he will be working with management across the organization to improve operational efficiencies through detailed analysis, making productive use of customer feedback, and the creation of various training programs.