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USA. IMTRA hires 2 account representatives for Pacific Northwest Region

Friday, 21 April 2017

J. Mark Barrett and Eric MacDonald Will Service Clients in the Vital
Recreational Marine and Commercial Markets

New Bedford, Mass. – IMTRA, the leading manufacturer and importer of quality marine and commercial products, announced the addition of J. Mark Barrett and Eric MacDonald to the outside sales team.

“After 35 years with the company, Jerry Truax has retired from IMTRA,” said Eric Braitmeyer, CEO, IMTRA. “He has been a tremendous technical resource, a valued advocate for his customers, a dedicated representative for IMTRA and just a great person. With such big shoes to fill, we have decided to do so with two people. These appointments will allow us to provide a dedicated focus on recreational marine and our growing commercial customer base.”

J. Mark Barrett joins IMTRA on January 26th as recreational Pacific Northwest account representative. Most recently with West Marine Pro, Barrett has been tirelessly working the Pacific Northwest marine market for over 25 years and brings with him a deep technical knowledge and great connections in the industry. His territory will include Washington, Oregon, British Columbia and Idaho.

Eric MacDonald is already performing his duties at IMTRA in the newly created position of commercial Pacific Northwest account representative. MacDonald has worked in the territory since 2014 and will support commercial and industrial customers from the San Francisco Bay Area in Northern California to Alaska and inland to the Rocky Mountains. An enthusiastic advocate for his customers, MacDonald will focus on supporting IMTRA’s commercial marine, fisheries and other industrial market clients.

“We are extremely excited to have these two seasoned professionals join the IMTRA team,” continued Braitmayer. “We remain committed to providing not only great products, but unmatched service to all of our customers in every market we serve. We welcome J. Mark and Eric and look forward to their dedication to helping our clients achieve their goals.” 

For information on IMTRA or its entire product line, please call 508-995-7000 or visit

About IMTRA:
IMTRA, based in New Bedford, Massachusetts, is an importer and manufacturer of high quality marine and industrial products, advanced LED solutions and integrated marine systems, as well as a key supplier to the OEM and aftermarket. With 65 years in the commercial, industrial and marine markets, IMTRA has sales and support teams in 10 regions throughout North America. The company’s extensive product knowledge is available to its customers through a renowned full-service department and professional customer service group. Product categories include Lighting, Thrusters, Stabilizers, Anchoring Systems, Wipers, Antennas, Gangways, Seating, Controls and other specialty products. In addition to their own proprietary products, IMTRA represents well-known international brands that include Side-Power, NorSap, Vimar, Lumishore, Lofrans, Muir, Exalto, Colorlight, Roca, Lilaas and many more.

J. Mark Barrett        Eric MacDonald

Andrew Golden 


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