Canadian shock mitigation seating manufacturer appoints Phil Gibson to international, government sales teams

CDG Phil Gibson

Phil Gibson joins Coast Dynamics Group

Canada-based Coast Dynamics Group (CDG), manufacturer of the SHOXS shock mitigation seating and KINETIX seat monitoring system brands, has appointed Phil Gibson to the company’s business development team with responsibility for growing recreational, commercial and military accounts.

Gibson brings considerable international experience to the new role, following previous positions as director of sales-Americas with Marine Jet Power Inc, and as international regional manager-Latin America and the Caribbean for Brunswick’s Commercial and Government Products division. In his new capacity Gibson will lead business development efforts for CDG’s product lines in Latin America, the Middle East and the Asia Pacific region, as well as US federal procurement programs.

A veteran of the US Navy, Gibson brings considerable first-hand insight into the needs of military and commercial buyers to his new position.

CDG manufactures a range of shock-mitigation seating products sold primarily into the commercial, military and recreational markets under its SHOXS and KINETIX branding. The company won a 2018 IBEX Innovation Award for its SHOXS X-Series shock-mitigation seat pedestals.