MEXICO CITY, Mexico, 23 Oct. 2015.Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, opening of a new office in the Torre Mayor Complex in Mexico City to support local and regional customers. “We look forward to bringing a new level of local service to meet the growing demand in Mexico,” says Bell Helicopter’s Executive Vice President of Commercial Business Matt Hasik.
“Bell Helicopter has been and remains a major player in both the aviation and industrial sectors within Mexico,” Hasik explains. “The opening of this office supports our existing customer base and is a key part of our ongoing expansion efforts throughout the country.
“Our increased presence in Mexico is yet another example of how we continue to put in motion our strategy of being closer to our customers, no matter where they are in the world, and providing the superior customer service we are known for,” Hasik adds.
Bell Helicopter’s history in Mexico started more than 50 years ago with the delivery of the first aircraft to the region, officials say. Bell Helicopter’s footprint spans two customer service facilities, in addition to the manufacturing facility based in Chihuahua and the new addition of the sales office in Mexico City. Textron, Bell Helicopter’s parent company, also maintains six additional service and manufacturing facilities throughout the country.
Bell Helicopter, Textron Aviation, and Kautex – all part of Textron – have an annual production value of more than $300 million and invest nearly $9.54 million annually in their businesses in Mexico. Textron employs more than 2,700 and creates an additional 5,700 jobs through its Mexico-based supply chain.
More than 500 commercial and military Bell aircraft are operating throughout Mexico in a range of missions, including corporate and VIP transport, oil and gas, and general/utility operations. All the aircraft are backed by Bell Helicopter’s superior customer support and service, as rated by our global customer base in multiple industry surveys.
Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing Patrick Moulay, Executive Vice President of
Commercial Business Matt Hasik, and Vice President of Latin American Sales Jay Ortiz
Bell Helicopter, a wholly owned subsidiary of Textron Inc., is a producer of commercial and military, manned and unmanned vertical-lift aircraft, and the pioneer of the revolutionary tiltrotor aircraft. Globally recognized for world-class customer service, innovation and superior quality, Bell's global workforce serves customers flying Bell aircraft in more than 120 countries.
Textron Inc. is a multi-industry company that leverages its global network of aircraft, defense, industrial, and finance businesses to provide customers with innovative solutions and services. Textron is known around the world for its brands, such as Bell Helicopter, Cessna, Beechcraft, Hawker, Jacobsen, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO, Greenlee, Textron Systems, and TRU Simulation + Training.