Koppers Inc. has appointed Travis Gross to serve as the manufacturer’s vice president, Railroad Products and Services (RPS). The appointment went into effect April 1, 2019.
Gross will remain located in Pittsburgh, Pa., and report directly to James Sullivan, senior vice president, Railroad Products and Services and Global Carbon Materials and Chemicals.
In his new role, Gross is managing the North American RPS business unit. Koppers says he will focus on implementing the company’s strategic plan, providing direct oversight of sales, operations, procurement and profit and loss management.
Gross recently served as vice president, Commercial Sales since 2016. He previously held positions of increasing responsibility in various sales capacities since he joined Koppers in 2007.