Puget Sound Rope announce that Michael Greenwood has joined Cortland/Puget Sound Rope as Technical Sales Manager. He has more than 34 years in the rope industry, beginning with the family rope company, Tubbs Cordage Company of San Francisco in 1976. For the last 24 years he has been in sales and sales management with Samson Rope Technologies. Greenwood’s past positions included, Western Regional Sales Manager, National Sales Manager, Director of Sales Commercial Marine and finally Director of New Product Development. Highlights of his career so far include introducing high performance HMPE ropes into the oil and gas shipping industry for use in a variety of applications including mooring lines, winch-based HMPE tug harbor towing lines, and other marine operations.