(June 1, 2003. East Falmouth, MA.) Hydroid Inc. has announced the hiring of former Woods Hole Group Inc. Vice President, Kevin McCarthy, as Hydroid’s Vice President of Marketing.
Over the past 26 years, Mr. McCarthy has held various managerial positions within the international oceanographic industry, including V.P. Sales and Marketing at the Woods Hole Group, and V.P. Sales and Marketing at Benthos, Inc.
McCarthy will be responsible for all sales and marketing strategies at Hydroid. “Kevin McCarthy’s extensive management experience and expertise in international marketing of oceanographic products will enable Hydroid to accelerate its growth into the international community. I worked with Kevin for fifteen years at Benthos and look forward to working with him again,” stated Hydroid’s president, Ken Jordan.
McCarthy has also worked for Klein Associates in Salem, New Hampshire, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in both Woods Hole, MA, and St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. McCarthy graduated in 1977 from Northeastern University in Boston, MA with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, and in 1992 he completed a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) at Suffolk University in Boston, MA.
Hydroid Inc. holds the exclusive license from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution for the manufacture and further development of the REMUS Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) technology.
For further information contact Kevin McCarthy, Vice President of Marketing at Hydroid at Tel 508-563-6565, e-mail [email protected].
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