Leading Marine Manufacturer and Importer Commits Additional Resources to Gulf of Mexico

New Bedford, Mass. – IMTRA, the leading manufacturer and importer of high-quality solutions and products for the marine, energy and transportation markets, announced today it has committed additional resources to the Gulf of Mexico market with the hire of Robert “Laef” Lowther. In his new role as part of IMTRA’s commercial sales team, Lowther is responsible for serving existing clients and building new partnerships in this vital region.

Based in the New Orleans, Louisiana area, Lowther’s background includes over a decade in outbound sales and extensive experience in large project estimation. He has been involved in industrial and commercial marine sales for companies including Key Electronics Solutions, Marine Interior Systems and, most recently, Pyrotek, Inc. 

“IMTRA’s core values include offering top-quality service and support for our customers and supplier partners,” said Alex Larsen, vice president of commercial sales, IMTRA. “We’re often involved in projects where the naval architect, operators and vessel builders are in different areas of the country, therefore it’s crucial that the IMTRA team can interface with all constituents and ensure quick support. With Laef’s proven background in this complex market, we are positive he will be an exceptional addition to our team.”

“IMTRA has a hard-won reputation for delivering exceptional service to its customers in the commercial marine industry,” said Lowther. “I look forward to building on this reputation and continuing the legacy.”

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


About IMTRA:
IMTRA, based in New Bedford, Massachusetts, is an importer and manufacturer of high-quality marine products, advanced LED solutions and integrated marine systems, as well as a key supplier to the OEM and aftermarket. With more than 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, Seating, Controls, Doors, Hatches 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, Zipwake, Roca, Lilaas, DHR, Libra, Victron and many more. www.IMTRA.com/about-IMTRA.htm