EOS Names Desmond Byrne New Director of European and Middle East Sales and Operations

March 21, 2000 by Jeff Shepard

EOS Corp. (Camarillo, CA) announced that it has named Desmond Byrne as the new director of European and Middle East sales and operations to lead marketing, sales and business development efforts in those markets. Byrne reports to James B. Schultz, executive vice president of marketing and sales.

Based in Cork, Ireland, Byrne will oversee authorized EOS distributors in Europe and the Middle East, as well as increase local support and project qualification, augment training, and promote the EOS name and product-brand recognition in those markets. EOS power supplies are designed for use by electronic manufacturers of communications, computing, and medical products and equipment.

Prior to joining EOS, Byrne served as the European sales manager at Artesyn Technologies, Inc. Earlier, he held positions as distribution sales manager, European marketing manager, and key account manager and product marketing engineer.

"We are very pleased that Desmond has joined the EOS team," said James B. Schultz, EOS executive vice president. "His knowledge of the power supply industry and distribution-channel management are major gains for EOS, which is in a high-growth state and increasing its overseas customer base."