TECHNIKU NAMES NEW PRESIDENT, TOP MANAGEMENT
Techniku, Inc., Denver, CO, has announced three new appointments including
Timothy Bates, a standing member of its board of advisors, as president
and CEO. Bates brings 20 years of business leadership to his new position.
He has been essential in building businesses that excel and become
market leaders and has worked in both large Fortune 500 companies
and smaller start-up firms. Most recently, Bates consulted to companies
in the technology and communications industries and holds advanced
degrees in business and engineering. He will report directly to the
companyís supervisory board.
Jeffrey Mitchell has been named director of sales. He has more than
17 years of sales and sales management experience. Most recently he
was with Levolor/Kirsch, where he held sales and sales management
positions of increasing responsibility over the last 10 years. As
director of sales, his primary responsibility will be to build and
maintain a dynamic sales team focused on providing the highest level
of support for Technikuís wholesale fabricator partners.
Jeffrey Clem has been promoted to the position of director of operations.
He has more than 18 years of experience in manufacturing and operations
management. Before joining Techniku three years ago as the operations
manager, Clem worked for large systems and electronics OEMs and a
start-up telecommunications company.
Techniku Inc. is an international leader in the manufacturing of window
covering automation components and systems sold through the window
coverings industry and is an OEM supplier of automation solutions
sold through the building and home automation industry.
OXFORD HOUSE NAMES KNOWLES NATIONAL
DIRECT SALES EXEC
Oxford House, Fowler, IN, has announced the appointment of Teresa
Knowles to the position of national direct sales executive. Knowles
has more than 13 years experience in the window coverings industry
from both a sales and retail standpoint.
Knowles has owned and operated her own retail storefront for the past
seven years in addition to being an instrumental part of the production
of that business.
Knowles will service outlying markets by focusing her efforts on assisting
retailers and designers build their businesses through quality tele-sales.