Sattler Corp/Outdura hires new senior VP of sales and marketing
Casual Living Staff -- Casual Living, April 23, 2013
GRAZ, Austria - Global performance fabric manufacturer Sattler AG announced the appointment of Jonathan Murphy as senior vice president of sales and marketing for the Americas. Based in Sattler's North American headquarters in Hudson, N.C., Murphy will provide leadership and overall strategic direction for the casual furniture, marine and awning business units for the North, Central and South American markets.
Murphy brings extensive knowledge in developing and executing sales and marketing strategies that grow revenues and profits for businesses. His experience covers both the wholesale and retail markets, in the textiles, home furnishings and apparel industries.
"The addition of Jon to the group further demonstrates Sattler's commitment to strengthen our U.S.A. business, as well as our continued investment in the expansion and penetration of our brands - Outdura and Sattler," said Manfred Heissenberger, executive director and CEO of Sattler Corp. "We are pleased to have Jon on our team."
Natalie Scott, vice president of casual furniture fabrics; Jeff Jimison, vice president of marine fabrics; and Steve Weiss, vice president of awning fabrics will continue in their current roles and will report to Jonathan.