Sep 13, 2017

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 13, 2017 – Marty Focht has been named Senior Group Manager, Sales at Genesis Motor America. He reports to Erwin Raphael, General Manager, Genesis Motor America and begins effective immediately.

In this position, Focht is responsible for strategic sales planning, operations, market representation and retailer relationships. Additionally, he will work with the broader executive team to continue to build Genesis brand awareness.

“This position is vital to the growth of Genesis Motor America,” Raphael said. “I’m thrilled to have Marty take on this position. His experience will allow us to focus on long-term strategic goals like optimizing our network for sustainable retailer success as well as more short-term tactical objectives like getting the word out about our complimentary service valet.”

Focht previously worked for Mercedes-Benz where he spent more than 20 years in sales, distribution, customer service, strategic retail development and incentives planning.

Focht is a graduate of Duke University and received his MBA in finance and marketing from Indiana University.

Genesis Motor America

Genesis Motor America, headquartered in Fountain Valley, Calif., distributes, markets and services Genesis vehicles in the United States. Genesis is a global luxury automotive brand that delivers the highest standards of performance, design and innovation. A total of six new Genesis models will launch by 2021 and will compete with the world’s most renowned luxury car brands. All Genesis vehicles sold in the U.S. are covered by an industry-leading warranty with enhanced roadside assistance and concierge services.

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