Industry vet joins SI-TEX sales team
RIVERHEAD, N.Y. – Long Island-based marine electronics company SI-TEX recently announced the addition of marine industry veteran Rich Galasso to the company’s sales team. Galasso will represent SI-TEX in the Southern Florida region.
Galasso has 18 years of experience in the boating and recreational marine industry. Prior to joining SI-TEX, Galasso worked as a store manager for West Marine, as well as regional manager for Standard Horizon and Charles Industries and National Sales Manager for Uniden Marine. Galasso was also Regional Distribution Manager for Globalstar/SPOT before accepting the position with SI-TEX.
“Rich’s diverse background has resulted in strong relationships with technical dealers, boat builders, retailers and marine distributors,” Allen Schneider, VP of sales for SI-TEX Marine Electronics, said in a release. “We are confident that SI-TEX will benefit from these relationships, and that his involvement will result in increased sales for both SI-TEX and Koden Products.”
Galasso is a part of the Pilot Marine rep group and will be responsible for SI-TEX and Koden products for the yachting and commercial marine markets in the Gulf Coast.