Paul Denton is Senior Vice President of Global Rolling Stock Sales, Technology and Marketing, with responsibility for the company's global locomotive and freight car sales team, the analytics and advanced rail product strategy, and Marketing for the enterprise.
After graduating from the University of Georgia in 1982 with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Operations Management, Paul worked in the power generation industry for Williams Power Corporation. During his 10-year service with Williams Power, he held the positions of Project Manager, Operations Manager and Business Development Manager. In 1994, Paul joined BARCO Display Systems, an international provider of high-end electronics for avionics, air traffic control, C4I and medical imaging, as an account executive. Paul joined GE Transportation (GETS) in 2000, where over his 12 years of service, he held sales and sales leadership positions of increasing responsibility, culminating in his appointment as Director of Global Sales for the newly formed Software and Optimization Solutions business.
Paul joined Progress Rail in 2013 and is active in several community service organizations, participating in local events, such as Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Festival of Trees and Habitat for Humanity. He is also a board member of Atlanta Young Audiences, a national organization, promoting arts for education.