BEDFORD, N.H., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Segway Inc. (Segway), the world's leading provider of electric personal transportation, announces it has named Brian Buccella as its Vice President of Business Development.
Brian is an electric transportation industry veteran with considerable experience in sales, marketing and operations working for transportation, automotive and technology organizations. In this new role, Brian will develop strategic relationships, negotiate business development ventures and contracts as well as support the expansion of Segway's electric vehicle product portfolio.
"Brian is a solid addition to our seasoned sales team. His industry knowledge will immediately benefit Segway," said Rod Keller, President, Segway. "We have strategic plans to expand our product portfolio to include electric scooters, e-bikes and more. Brian will aggressively drive that initiative."
"I'm pleased to bring my skill sets to the industry's global leader," said Buccella. "I've hit the ground running and I look forward to the challenge of growing Segway's product line, generating additional revenue and building the company's market share in new segments."
Prior to Segway, Brian was the President of Vectrix, where he also served as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. In addition, he has held senior roles at companies including T3 Motion, REMEC and Powerwave Technologies. Brian earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from California State University, Fullerton.
Segway Inc., based in Bedford, New Hampshire, is the world's leading provider of personal electric transportation. Its international network currently includes more than 250 distributor, dealer and experience center retail points in 80 countries.
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SOURCE Segway Inc.