Mitcham’s side scan sonar specialist, Klein Marine Systems, has appointed Richard Dentzman as the company’s regional sales manager.
Dentzman joins Klein to strengthen cooperation with the company’s reference customers in the U.S. Navy, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers (USACE) as well as other defense customers around the world.
He currently sits on the board of directors of the SS American Memorial and he is affiliated -and actively involved with- the Navy Submarine League, U.S. Submarine Veterans, U.S. Hydrographic Society, Navy League, U.S. Naval Institute, American Association of Port Authorities and the Mine Warfare Association. Dentzman holds a Master of Science in Geological Oceanography from North Carolina State University and a Bachelor of Science in Geology from the University of Illinois.
Frank Cobis, vice president and general manager, said: “Richard is an outstanding addition to the Klein team. His education, knowledge and practical hands-on experience will allow him to provide excellent advice and support to our customers.
“As we continue to expand and bring new products to the market, Richards’s knowledge of the industry and his experience managing multiple customer accounts will be key to meeting our strategic goals.”