Expert Sales Support For Engineered Marine Equipment

To serve our clients better, we are proud to have the most trusted and responsive sales team in the industry. Hawboldt has an experienced sales team that is available to support you and your application.

Meet our Sales Team:

Gavin Mills, P.Eng.
General Sales Manager

Gavin  joined Hawboldt as an applications engineer in early 2018, after several years of working in the engineered lifting equipment industry for Skyjack. In 2020 he joined the Hawboldt Management team as the General Sales Manager.


Reed Okawa
Business Development Manager, Marine Crane Products

Reed joined Hawboldt in January 2014 and is based in Seattle, bringing over 35 years of experience in crane design, sales, and service. Reed is a trusted advisor  with extensive application knowledge who helps customers choose the right crane and accessories for their project. Hawboldt manufactures cranes from 2 to 150 tons capacity in fixed, knuckle, and telescopic versions.

john-millettJohn Millett
Business Development Manager, Ocean Science Products

John joined Hawboldt in January 2012 after over 25 years in the Aerospace industry. For 12 years, he was Director of Technical Services with the CHC Helicopter group in Gander, Newfoundland, and prior to that served 10 years as Programs Manager with Composites Atlantic in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. John is known for a keen attention to detail and for ensuring his customers get the information they need.

Harold Bent

Harold Bent
Inside Sales and Propeller Sales Manager

Harold has worked at Hawboldt for over 16 years. His first stint started in 1994 for two years as a technician, and then he worked his way through the ranks expediting, quoting and managing customer orders. In 2010, Harold was appointed as Inside Sales and Propeller Sales Manager, responsible for all propellers, underwater gear and spare parts sales.