Bob Crossken was named the national sales manager for Bunting Magnetics Co., headquartered in Newton.


Bob Crossken was named the national sales manager for Bunting Magnetics Co., headquartered in Newton.

“Bob’s detailed knowledge of our markets and products will enable him to guide our sales team to meet our growth projections,” said Robert J. Bunting, the company’s owner and CEO. “Bob has been vital to the development of the company throughout our history, and I feel that he was the natural choice for this important role.”

Crossken has been with Bunting since 1964. During that time, he has served in a variety of roles including sales engineer, regional sales manager and senior district sales manager.

During those 46 years, the only interruption in his time with the company was when he served in the U.S. Army for two years from 1964 to 1966.

Crossken will be responsible for the management of a nationwide direct-sales team, as well as a network of distributors and sales representatives.

His area of management will include international sales with responsibility for Canada and Mexico.

Crossken, who is based in New Jersey, will maintain oversight of his territory in the New England region.