Kent, WA- Marine announced today the hiring of Bob Shamek as a Key Account Executive for the Western Washington State and Alaska Territories.  Bob will operate out of the highly successful Kent, Washington location and will focus on naval architects, boat builders, engine distributors, and large end-user fleets. Bob will work closely with the entire team to uphold Mill Log’s unwavering commitment to customer satisfaction and will report directly to Marine Director of Sales & Marketing, Don Lindsey.

“As we continue to bring our customers the highest quality marine transmissions in the industry, I am extremely pleased to add an industry professional of Bob’s caliber to our team. Bob has well over 20-years of experience working within this industry and is extremely knowledgeable in marine powertrain systems. Bob’s previous experience with Cummins Northwest, NC Machinery, and most recently with Nordic Tug, has allowed him to hit the ground running,” said Don Lindsey, Director of Sales & Marketing. Lindsey also stated, “Bob understands the marine and industrial equipment that our heavy duty transmission components are used in. This knowledge combined with his desire to assist our customers, will make Bob an excellent addition to our team.”

About Bob Shamek

Bob was born and raised in the Seattle, Washington area and has a tremendous amount of professional experience in the marine industry. Bob worked for Cummins Northwest for 13-years, NC Machinery for 4-years, and Nordic Tug for the past 14-years. During his off time, Bob can be found touring western Washington on his motorcycle. In addition, Bob has a real desire to provide superior customer service and help our customers keep their boats and equipment working. Bob can be reached at 425-251-3434,

About Marine

Based in Kent, WA and nationally recognized as the premier distributor of Twin Disc Power Transmission components in the United States, Canada and Russia.  Marine offers a complete line of Twin Disc marine and heavy-duty off-highway power transmission equipment to include quickshift marine transmissions and controls, power-shift industrial transmissions, power take-offs, clutches, and torque converters. In addition, Marine also specializes in Funk, Rockford and Cotta power transmission equipment, Thordon Bearings, and Deublin Unions.  Mill Log Group of Companies has full service locations in Coburg, OR, Kent, WA, Edmonton AB, Burnaby, BC, Chesapeake, VA, and Rock Hill, SC.

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