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LEKTRO Hires Local Talent to Head its Government Relations & Marketing Teams

Warrenton, Oregon…LEKTRO is proud to announce the addition of Henry Balensifer III to their management team. As the new government relations & communications manager, he will advocate for LEKTRO’s interests as well as lead their public relations and marketing projects. His mix of higher education and communications experience make him the perfect leader for LEKTRO’s communications team.

Balensifer graduated from Warrenton High School in 2007 and George Fox University in 2011, majoring in political science and conflict resolution. In addition to serving on numerous nonprofit boards, Henry is currently serving his second year as vice-chair of the Warrenton City Commission.

“We anticipate his addition to the team will help expand LEKTRO’s market reach and bring our company to new heights of success,” stated Executive Vice President Jesse Long. Balensifer has already been increasing their influence in the aircraft tug industry by seeking out new opportunities to connect with consumers and secure government support for rural manufacturing and job creation.

LEKTRO has been providing all-electric solutions since its inception in 1945. Building on its innovative foundations, LEKTRO unveiled the world’s first towbarless aircraft tug in 1967 and has continued to be an industry leader with its all-electric, towbarless tow vehicles.

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