DETROIT, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MSX International (MSXI), a service and technology solutions provider helping automotive and other global organizations improve retail network performance, talent acquisition and management strategies, has hired Shawn Coyle as vice president, Retail Network Solutions Sales for North America and global strategic account executive.
"It's an exciting time to be part of MSXI as we continue to bring on new talent to help satisfy the business' growing needs and serve industry demands," said Fred Minturn, president and CEO, MSXI. "Globally, we touch 2,000 dealerships every day and with Shawn's extensive experience in automobile retail operations and advanced knowledge of business development and sales, we will reach new levels of customer satisfaction and strategic growth on a widespread scale."
Before joining MSXI, Coyle served as the senior vice president of manufacturer relations at Penske Automotive Group (PAG) for five years. In this role, he was responsible for developing and executing company initiatives, while working with OEM and PAG resources to ensure market representation and standards were maintained. Prior to this, Coyle worked at Ford Motor Company, where he worked with the company's dealer network before moving into field strategy.
Coyle earned his bachelor's degree in marketing from Michigan State University, East Lansing, Mich. He is also a graduate of the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Dealer Academy's Dealer Management Program and the Dale Carnegie leadership and communication training program.
For more than 70 years, MSXI has provided technology and services to the world's largest companies to improve their retail network performance and talent acquisition strategies. The Retail Network Solutions group partners with global automakers to enhance the retail customer lifecycle by streamlining business processes to positively impact revenue and performance. The company's Human Capital Solutions group collaborates with clients to enhance its talent acquisition and management, including permanent and contract labor, statement of work and purchase services. Detroit-based MSXI has an expert team of 5,500 employees strategically servicing clients in more than 52 countries. For more information, please visit www.msxi.com.
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