Bird-Johnson Names Darby Sales Engineer For The Gulf Coast
In keeping with the growing demands of the offshore market, Jim Darby has recently been appointed sales engineer for Bird- Johnson's Gulf Coast office located at 6430 Hillcroft, Houston, Texas. This assignment represents an expansion of the company's regional resources. Mr.
Darby will work in conjunction with the Gulf Coast regional manager, Gary W. Dayton, to provide dual technical and sales support services on controllable-pitch propellers and thrusters to all area marine customers.
Prior to joining Bird-Johnson, Mr. Darby sailed as a third assistant engineer on a variety of steam and diesel vessels, having obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in marine engineering, and his third assistant engineer's license from Texas A&M University, College of Texas Maritime Academy. Following this assignment, he was employed as a sales engineer for marine r o t a t i ng equipment.
Mr. Darby is an associate member of The Society of Naval Architects and an associate member of the Houston Engineering & Scientific Society.