Tampa, FL – November 13, 2020: GCC announces the promotion of Michael Maggiore to Sales Manager with responsibility for sales in Florida and southern Georgia. Over the past two years at the company Michael has excelled at growing business in his sales territory on the space coast in Florida, growing the size of his territory by 30% year over year.
Michael came to the company from the aerospace industry with experience at Lockheed Martin designing mechanical systems for aircrafts. After starting with GCC, Michael quickly demonstrated his ability to master fluid power systems and became a trusted expert for his accounts. He was able to grow business in his territory through new aerospace projects, critical sanitation equipment for COVID-19 first responders, and managing some of GCC’s largest accounts.
In his new role as Sales Manager, Michael will take on leadership responsibility for all territory managers and sales development reps in Florida. Working with the leadership of Rod Longnecker and Jordan Pritt, he will work to continue building a high energy, competitive and fun environment for the GCC sales team. Michael will continue building valuable relationships with our first-class vendor partners and looking for ways to create value for clients and grow the business.
“I am thankful to have Michael on our team as he brings great energy, enthusiasm and a great attitude to the business,” says Jordan Pritt, Vice President of Sales at GCC. “He has made a significant impact in a very short time at the company and I look forward to how he will make an even greater impact in his new leadership role.”
“Michael has done a great job earning the respect and trust of our clients and fellow employee owners,” says Rod Longnecker, President of GCC. “I am proud to promote him to a leadership role. His technical expertise and desire to win will continue to bring him success for the company.”
GCC has the knowledge in hydraulics, pneumatics, fluid conveyance and automation provide world class products and complete fluid power systems to customers. GCC is part of EOHI, a 100% employee owned company based in Houston, Texas and also the parent of Hydraquip, Inc., Supreme Integrated Technology, Inc., and Elite Controls, Inc.