KVH Videotel has appointed Jason Barreto as European sales manager, based in the company’s London office,
Barreto started his sales career with a series of airline, ship management, and marine travel companies, gaining particular experience in the offshore market. Prior to joining KVH Videotel, he worked at the OSM Maritime Group, where he was head of sales and business development for the crew management side of the business.
His remit at KVH Videotel includes building on the business already established in such regions as Scandinavia and strengthening the company’s presence in the U.K’, France, Spain, and Portugal, as well as developing new revenue income streams.
“I am really excited about working at KVH Videotel especially during such an innovative period where new technology is changing the way we can develop training programs, such as using virtual reality and gaming techniques, so seafarers can learn through task-based exercises,” he says.
“I’d like to welcome Jason to the team and am confident he’ll be central in helping us reach our strategic sales goals by focusing on selling the benefits of our training materials to help crew perform their roles in a safe and professional manner,” says Joe Pitcher, KVH Videotel’s sales director.
“I am delighted to welcome Jason to the KVH Videotel family. He has the right skill set to really promote the amazing training content which our talented production team creates,” says Raal Harris, managing director, KVH Videotel.