SAN ANTONIO, TX – Pressure Systems International (PSI) has named Jim Sharkey vice president – global sales and marketing.
“Jim is a respected industry leader, and with over 33 years in the heavy vehicle industry, he has the experience to help lead PSI as we increase our product offering and expand our global markets,” said Tim Musgrave, president and CEO. “As we continue to gear up for the impact of GHG-II legislation to our business, add product lines, such as tire pressure monitoring (TPMS), and work on commercializing Plasma Stream technology, we are confident that we have the right leadership team in place.”
Since joining PSI in early 2013, Sharkey has held various roles including sales, product development, and business strategy. Prior to that he held positions at Tier 1 drivetrain suppliers and trailer OEM’s as well as a leadership role with an industry start-up.
PSI expansion efforts have included the acquisition of Truck Systems Technologies (TST), a provider of TPMS solutions; signing international distribution agreements; developing automatic truck tire inflation systems; and investing in aerodynamic solutions such as plasma (www.plasmastreamtech.com).