Crestline Appoints Subrata Das, Vice President, Operations and Engineering

Strengthens Resources to Accelerate Operational Excellence and Propel Further Growth

August 12, 2013 - Saskatoon, SK, Canada - Crestline Coach Ltd. is pleased to announce the appointment of Subrata Das to the position of Vice President, Operations and Engineering. Das brings to Crestline an impressive track record of global experience in operational leadership, continuous improvement and in the use of Lean techniques which have delivered significant improvements in innovation, productivity, customer satisfaction and financial results through his ability to create an environment focused on operational excellence.

Das has been instrumental in his past roles at global Fortune 100 companies through his ability to translate strategic goals into tactical actions through motivating and coaching employees to deliver extraordinary results.
Steve Hoffrogge, Crestline's Chief Executive Officer, stated, "Customers continue to look to Crestline for innovative solutions to their evolving needs for safety, ergonomically enhanced working environments and to lower the total cost of ownership for their specialty vehicles.  Subrata’s background and commitment to creating value from within our organization complement our strategy to accelerate the pace of product innovation and to scale our company."

"I am excited to bring my capabilities and approaches to Crestline. I look forward to leading our engineering and manufacturing team to achieving best in class performance which Crestline customers have come to expect," said Subrata Das regarding his new position. 
    Subrata Das
Vice President, Operations and Engineering
Ambulance Sales & Service Conference, August 2013

Founded in 1975 and headquartered in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Crestline has grown to become one of North America's leading ambulance and specialty vehicle manufacturers. Meeting the needs of customers in over 30 countries around the world, having designed and manufactured over 10,000 world class ambulances and a proud distributor of Ferno, Stryker and Physio Control medical products. Crestline is also Canada’s only nation-wide bus dealer and a leading supplier of transit, tour, shuttle and wheelchair accessible buses.


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