- Career nuclear energy industry executive to come on board May 31
- Brings broad range of operations, business development and customer experience
PITTSBURGH, May 21, 2013 – Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has appointed Mark Marano to the position of president, Americas Region, effective May 31. In his new position, Mr. Marano will be responsible for customer relationships, business plan development, and project and product delivery in the Americas Region. He will also work closely with Westinghouse Nuclear Automation, Nuclear Fuel, Nuclear Power Plants and Nuclear Services product lines to expand business and market share throughout the Region.
In commenting on the appointment of Mr. Marano, Westinghouse President and CEO Danny Roderick said: “Mark brings more than 25 years of experience in both utility and vendor operations to Westinghouse. His proven track record of success and his broad range of experience in strategy, business development, commercial operations and customer relations have prepared him well for this important and highly visible position.”
Most recently, Mr. Marano served as senior vice president for AREVA NP in Charlotte, N.C. He has also held executive positions within GE-Hitachi, American Electric Power and several other utilities.
He holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration from State University of New York at Oswego.
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