UniCarriers Americas announces new director of marketing and product management

Mark Porwit joined UniCarriers Americas Corporation as director of marketing and product management. In this role, Porwit is responsible for overall leadership of the marketing department and building and expanding the UniCarriers Americas product management team. He also leads the development and coordination of all sales and product training initiatives, creating a product roadmap for UniCarriers Americas.

Porwit brings more than 20 years of experience to his new role. He previously worked as senior director of product management at WMS Industries and senior product manager at Fibre-Craft Materials. Porwit also served as director of marketing for Midway Amusement Games.

“Mark is an accomplished leader with a wealth of product management and marketing experience. He has a successful track record of working with high-growth, global companies,” said Steve Cianci, vice president of sales and marketing, UniCarriers Americas. “He brings to our team the right mix of leadership, product management skills, global appreciation, marketing intelligence and a passion for customer care. We are excited to have him on board as we expand our product portfolio and the UniCarriers brand.”

He earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. and his MBA, concentrating in marketing, from DePaul University in Chicago.