San Diego, CA (June 29, 2023) — Hyundai Translead is pleased to announce the appointment of Sean Kenney as its new Chief Executive Officer. Kenney will assume the role beginning July 1, 2023, and succeed Bongjae Lee. Lee has served his seven-year term with Hyundai Translead and will transition to take a leadership role at Hyundai Glovis in Korea.

Sean Kenney has been an invaluable asset to Hyundai Translead, having joined the company in 2020 as Chief Sales Officer and playing a pivotal role in shaping the company’s strategic direction and success. With extensive years of experience in the transportation industry, he has consistently demonstrated exceptional leadership, deep industry expertise, and a strong commitment to customer satisfaction.

Throughout his tenure as Chief Sales Officer, Kenney has guided Hyundai Translead through transformative initiatives, resulting in enhanced operational efficiency, expanded market reach, and improved customer-centric solutions. His visionary approach and ability to identify emerging trends and opportunities have been instrumental in driving the company’s growth and solidifying its position in the industry.

“Mr. Lee helped build Hyundai Translead to where we are today and I am humbled to take on this new role,” said Sean Kenney, the newly appointed CEO. “I am deeply committed to building upon our achievements and driving the company to even greater success with the entire Hyundai Translead team. We will continue to innovate, exceed customer expectations, and solidify our position as a leader in the trailer industry.”

Bongjae Lee, expressed confidence in Sean Kenney’s capabilities, stating, “Sean has been an instrumental leader, consistently demonstrating a remarkable agility to navigate complex challenges and drive transformative change. His passion, strategic acumen, and customer-oriented mindset make him the perfect fit for this role. I am confident that he will lead Hyundai Translead to new heights, spearheading innovation and shaping its future.”

Hyundai Translead remains steadfast in its commitment to providing reliable, innovative, and sustainable transportation solutions. Under the new leadership, the company aims to further strengthen its position as a trusted partner.


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