6/1/2014 Veteran Jared Gilbreath Brings Field Experience to Cross Industrial Sales Force

March 28, 2015

Clearwater, FL—Cross Industrial Florida LLC, a value-added distributor of electronic and electro optic components and systems, is proud to announce the hiring of Jared “JB” Gilbreath, Team Leader 0311 of the US Marine Corps, as a sales engineer for its full line of products. Having served four years of duty, Gilbreath brings an invaluable experience and perspective to the job. With the addition of his background in physics and applied mathematics, he is uniquely positioned to communicate information to the engineering teams about product design, and to the purchasers about which components will best serve their needs.

“Jared is an extraordinary individual,” said Don Carroll, president of Cross Industrial. “He has made great personal sacrifice in defense of our country. He is also a highly skilled and talented individual who brings valuable insight to Cross Industrial and to our customers. He can not only help them understand which product is best for their application, he can probably demonstrate it for them. We are proud to bring him on board as a team member.”

Jared will be an applications expert for Cross, handling optical and electrical components as well as personal protective equipment for Cross. With his field experience, he will be a strong asset for multiple aspects of the organization from product development through sales. His hiring is part of the Cross Industrial policy of recruiting service disabled veterans.

About Cross Industrial LLC

Cross Industrial Florida LLC produces and distributes electronic, optoelectronic, and optical components with a particular focus on high reliability medical­, aerospace­ and military qualified products. Cross delivers prototype, catalog, and obsolete devices, augmented by a full suite of manufacturing capabilities, including custom cable assemblies; PCB design & production; comprehensive testing; and tape, reel, dry bake and packaging services. These value-added offerings allow customers to get better products to market faster while focusing their in-house engineering efforts on their core value proposition.

Media contact:

Cross Industrial
Chris Carroll


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