KVH Industries this week announced that Tim Conroy, President of ComMar Sales, has been named as the company's 2011 Marine Representative of the Year.
Conroy has more than 30 years of experience in the marine industry, and he has spent more than 25 years as part of the ComMar Sales organization, according to the company announcement. He serves the Mid-Atlantic territory and has served on the boards of the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA) and National Marine Representatives Association (NMRA). KVH’s Marine Representative of the Year award is presented annually to recognize excellent service, productivity, consistently positive customer feedback, and commitment to KVH Industries.
“I was both surprised and honored to receive this award. I have represented KVH for many years and have always enjoyed their outstanding factory support and the incredible reliability of the products in the field,” Conroy said. “KVH makes the sales representative’s job easier by introducing excellent products with superior technology and great design, and then following up with great service. I’m a huge fan!”
Jim George, KVH’s director of sales for satellite products, said of Conroy, “KVH is lucky to be represented by the most dedicated and talented group of independent sales representatives in the marine industry, and this year Tim Conroy is the best of the best. Tim is one of KVH’s longest-serving and most successful sales representatives, with broad experience that includes management roles in importing and distribution as well as retail selling, and we couldn’t be happier to recognize him with this year’s Marine Representative of the Year award. He is committed to providing outstanding support to everyone he works with. In fact, Tim scores in the highest level of dealer satisfaction in our dealer satisfaction surveys. He is a strong supporter of the KVH mission to consistently deliver best-of-breed solutions in maritime technology, and we’re glad to have him on our team.”
KVH’s product line includes the award-winning TracVision® line of satellite TV systems, the TracPhone® FB150, FB250, and FB500 for use with Inmarsat’s service, and the innovative new TracPhone V7 and V3 for use with KVH’s own service. Winner of 35 National Marine Electronics Association Industry Awards, KVH offers the best in onboard entertainment and communications for mariners.