SAKASHITA CLEBRATES 20 YEARS AT TOSO
Masami Sakashita, general manager, overseas department, for Toso Co.
Ltd. celebrated 20 years of employment with the company this past
year. Sakashita is responsible for developing the international sales
of Toso products outside of Toso’s home market of Japan.
At the International Window Coverings Expo in March, he stated, “This
past year marks the start of our efforts to develop sales in the U.S.
market for our company’s components. Toso is excited about the
prospects of working with and selling to fabricators in this country.”
GILMORE HIRES BRADLEY FOR EASTERN REGION
Gilmore Enterprises, Chatsworth, CA, announces the addition of Tony
Bradley as Eastern Regional Manager. He will service Gilmore customers
east of the Mississippi and eastern Canada. Bradley’s responsibilities
include the continued support of Gilmore’s two-inch and vertical
componentry programs, SoftView distribution, and the new rollout of
CountryView two-inch basswood slat material, 2 1/2-inch basswood shutterblind
slat material, and a new pre-finished basswood plantation shutter
Bradley has enjoyed an illustrious career in the window covering industry
for more than 20 years. He started his window coverings career with
Profile selling vertical hardware to the Florida vertical fabricator
group. He has spent the last 16 years with Allied & ITA servicing
the eastern United States and Canada with products for the fabricator