Raul Martinez, President and Chief Executive Officer
Raul Martinez is the President and CEO of ComRent. Raul was previously COO of ComRent, and has a proven track record of building a team atmosphere, driving sales and delivering profits. Along with his Load Bank industry experience, Raul has valuable expertise in Information Technology (IT). Raul has a B.S. in Computer Information Systems and spent the first part of his career in the Enterprise Software Industry where he led North American Business Development efforts for Software AG, a leading international software company.
Mike Silén, Chief Financial Officer
Mike is CFO and responsible for all financial aspects of ComRent including leading the areas of strategic financial planning, acquisitions and ventures, risk management, and tax law. Mike brings his 17 years of experience leading the financial and operational management of companies in areas such as public accounting, healthcare, and consumer products. Mike earned two B.S. degrees in Accounting and Business Administration with a concentration in Finance. Mike’s background also includes heading the operations of a national business, which has added a highly operational focus to his management style.
Joseph E. Stonestreet, Vice President Operations
As Vice President of Operations, Joe coordinates and manages all operational and maintenance requirements of the ComRent load bank, transformer, switchgear, and cable rental fleet at 18 depots across North America. Joe has developed the equipment maintenance procedures and is responsible for ongoing equipment training programs for the entire technical staff. Prior to joining ComRent, Joe served in the U.S. Navy for 16 years and was Branch Manager and Shop Supervisor for United Rentals.
David Smidlein, Vice President of Sales
David Smidlein oversees global sales and business development for ComRent International. He has held various leadership positions in the industrial equipment rental market for over 23 years including positions with Nebraska Machinery Caterpillar, Topp Portable Air, JLG Industries, GE Power Systems, and Aggreko. Throughout his career, David has lead record sales growth, team development, and improvements to customer service.