ACP is pleased to announce a number of organizational changes in the sales and marketing department and engineering and service departments, effective immediately. It is our hope that these adjustments will better position the company in accomplishing key goals moving forward.
Sales and Marketing Update
Mary Potter, Senior Vice President – Sales and Marketing, continues to lead our sales and marketing activities globally, with increased focus on growth opportunities at home and abroad. She and her team will manage sales and business development including pricing, trade shows, sales promotion, marketing sales communications and a new enhanced sales support program.
Allyson Miller has been promoted to the new position of Sales Development Administrator, reporting to Mary Potter. Allyson will support our sales training and development initiatives, as well as administering MAP and special programs.
Jessica Payne has been appointed to the position of Sales Communications Administrator, reporting to Mary Potter. Jessica will continue to be responsible for trade show participation and exhibitions, as well as design and development of sales support materials, communications and website.
Al Brown will continue to handle global parts sales and will also be supporting international sales business in the Middle East. Al will continue reporting to Mary Potter.
Mary Solyntjes now reports to Mary Potter in her role as Manager – Sales and Marketing Services with a new assignment to administer price change requests from the sales organization.
Ann Ewoldt continues to manage the global product line, brand language, website templates and advertising. She has a new role managing all our IT vendors and programs, including development of new business intelligence and document/process management systems. Her new title is Director of Marketing and Business Intelligence and reports to Tim Garbett.
Engineering and Service Update
The following adjustments will help to directly connect engineering to the impact of their equipment designs on the customer ownership experience.
Joe Fisette and the field service delivery team are now under the direction of Mike Groen, Director of Engineering and Service, as of the beginning of the new fiscal year. Mike will be leading the design engineering and field service teams.
Bob Schulte has been promoted from Senior Design Engineer to Project Design Engineer.
Ed Cook has been appointed to the position of Manager-New Product Development, reporting to Mike Groen. Reporting to Ed will be Derek Lehman, Senior Design Engineer; Tom Miller, Project Design Engineer; and Bob Schulte, Project Design Engineer.
Patrick Henry will be assisting with agency project management in addition to his warranty administration duties and will continue reporting to Mike Groen.