OAK PARK, MI, March 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Azure Dynamics Corporation (TSX: AZD)(OTC: AZDDF) ("Azure" or the "Company"), a world leader in the development and production of hybrid electric and electric components and powertrain systems for commercial vehicles, announced today that it has appointed Peggy Prosser, 45, as its Executive Vice President, Sales, effective today. Reporting directly to Scott T. Harrison, Azure Dynamics Chief Executive Officer, Prosser will be responsible for accelerating customer and revenue growth, sales strategy development for market leading commercial vehicles, overseeing the expansion into new markets throughout North America and Europe, and achieving greater penetration within existing markets.
"We are delighted to have someone of Peggy's stature join our management team," said Harrison. "Peggy's broad automotive experience and knowledge of the global sales market will be instrumental in the continued deployment of Azure's industry leading hybrid and electric powertrain solutions to commercial fleet operators worldwide."
Prosser brings extensive management experience from her more than 20 years working for major automotive companies. Most recently, Prosser served as Global Customer Manager with Honeywell's Turbocharger Division where she implemented major product launches and consistently showed revenue and profitability growth in her areas of influence. Prior to joining Honeywell, Prosser was Senior Sales and Marketing Manager with Eaton Corporation and was previously employed by Buehler Motor, Inc., Cary, North Carolina as Manager of New Business Development. Prosser began her career in 1988 with ITT Industrial Corporation in Auburn Hills, MI.
Prosser earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Masters of Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing and Sales from West Virginia University. Additionally, Prosser is a certified Six Sigma Green Belt.
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Azure Dynamics Corporation (TSX: AZD)(OTC: AZDDF) is a world leader in the development and production of hybrid electric and electric components and powertrain systems for commercial vehicles. Azure is strategically targeting the commercial delivery vehicle and shuttle bus markets and is currently working internationally with a variety of partners and customers. The Company is committed to providing customers and partners with innovative, cost-efficient, and environmentally-friendly energy management solutions. For more information please visit www.azuredynamics.com.
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