Jim Bassi Named Vortex Strategic Sales Director for Western U.S.


Montreal – Vortex Aquatic Structures International, a world leader in the aquatic play industry, is proud to announce that Jim Bassi has been appointed Strategic Sales Director for the Western United States.

In this newly created position based out of the Dallas-Ft. Worth area, Jim will lead strategic sales initiatives in Western US States, driving market penetration and securing Vortex International’s leadership position in the market.

Jim brings extensive experience in strategic sales to both the public and private markets, particularly in the field of commercial recreational equipment. He most recently served as Director of Sales for Kompan, where he leveraged strategic insight to drive sales and ensure customer satisfaction. He will no doubt be a strong addition to the Vortex International sales team in proactively supporting water parks, hotels, resorts, and municipalities across the United States in providing a superior-quality aquatic play experience to their guests.

Vortex International President Stephen Hamelin welcomed Jim to the team on Monday, saying, “As market leader, Vortex relies on strong talents such as Jim Bassi to support our growth and customer base. We share a track record of excellence, as well as a commitment to innovation and fun. I have no doubt that Jim will solidify our market presence in the Western United States moving forward and be a significant asset for Vortex International.”