Alco Power Names Neil H. Whitehead
Neil H. Whitehead has been appointed sales engineer f o r the midcontinent region by Alco Power Inc. of Auburn, N.Y.
In his new position, Mr. Whitehead will be responsible for the sales and service of Alco POWER BOSS diesel engines and parts in the riverboat and industrial diesel markets. Reporting directly to Ray Cathcart, regional manager, Mr. Whitehead will also work closely with the Alco distributor network effecting complete factory liaison.
The new sales engineer comes to Alco with a wealth of experience, particularly with the waterway industry. This experience dates back to 1953 and includes sales of petroleum products, maintenance articles and bow thrusters for inland w a t e r w a y s vessels, oceangoing vessels, and exploration and drilling equipment.
He is the national vice president of The Propeller Club (third time), and has been on the operating board-Str. Belle of Louisville since 1962.
Alco is a leading manufacturer of diesel engines used for marine propulsion, standby electric power generation, onshore and offshore oil exploration, pumping and locomotive applications.