Appointments: February 2017
Bill Woodall has been appointed regional sales director for the Midwest at Richardson, TX-based Vent-A-Hood. Woodall is responsible for furthering distributor relationships and managing all sales activities in the upper Midwest territory.
Sunil Palakodati has assumed the reins of Architectural Granite & Marble (AG&M), based in Austin, TX. Palakodati has taken the role from company founder Jack Seiders, who has retired.
Allsouth Appliance Group has named Andrew Schor operations manager for the company. He will be based out of the firm’s flagship store in Birmingham, AL.
Wichita, KS-based R.D. Henry & Company, formerly Custom Cupboards Inc., has named Nick Davis finish division manager, and LouNel Eidemiller production manager. In addition, Jessica Rein has been appointed interim customer service manager.
Smyrna, TN-based Franke has added two new members to its Kitchen Systems North America leadership team. Bryan Aown has been named v.p. product management and innovation, while Amy Trump has been named the company’s U.S. controller.
ThermaSol, based in Round Rock, TX, has moved Martin Siwy from his position of v.p. of sales and marketing to v.p. of marketing, freeing him up from sales to focus more intently on longer-range marketing initiatives. In addition, Ryan Paul, previously a regional sales manager, has been promoted to v.p. of sales.
Perlick, based in Milwaukee, WI, has announced an exclusive new partnership with Pinnacle Sales Group. Pinnacle will serve Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin for Perlick.
Danelle Howard and Andrea Raymond have been named sales representatives at Duravit, based in Duluth, GA. Howard will act as a representative for the southern territories of Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana. Raymond will represent the Midwestern region, including Illinois, Missouri and Kansas. Dominic Mincieli has also been named western regional sales manager, while Spencer Chiaro has been appointed national accounts manager – Ferguson.