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Grech Motors Riverside, Calif. — Industry veteran John MacKinney has joined the Grech Motors team as a senior sales executive. MacKinney brings more than 15 years of sales and customer service experience to the luxury midsize bus manufacturer, which is considered a leading innovator in the coachbuilding world.

“The staff at Grech Motors has been my professional family for most of my adult life, and being part of this family is where I belong,” MacKinney said. “I’m excited to see a product that in just three short years has shifted the paradigm of luxury bus design and manufacturing. While everyone else tries to play catch-up, Grech continues to drive innovation. It is truly more than just a ‘pretty’ bus. The Grech product is as advertised: beautiful, durable, and the finest luxury midsize bus in the industry.”

John Mackinney John MacKinney, Grech Senior Sales Executive MacKinney joins sales veterans Marty Vitelli, Rene Martinez, Kaye Marseilles, Larry Olivarez, Tina Clark, and Michael Campos, under the leadership of CEO Ed Grech, Vice President of Operations John Beck, and Vice President of Sales & Marketing AJ Thurber.

“John has a strong background in the world of bus manufacturing and sales, and we’re very happy to announce him as the newest member of our sales team,” said Grech. “Our organization’s mission is to build the best products and offer the best service and support to our clients, and we set the bar even higher with John’s experience, insight, and relationships.”

“John’s long history with the Grech Motors team makes him a great fit within our company and culture,” said Beck. “Our commitment to offering the highest quality vehicles to operators is strengthened by his arrival.”

“After a breaking company sales records in the first three quarters of 2015, we are excited to achieve even greater success and offer even better service and support to our client base with the addition of John to the team,” said Thurber. “We are inspired by his passion for buses and customer service.”

MacKinney will be based out of Kansas and can be reached directly via email at or his cell phone 714.614.0448.

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