Laser Products Announces Northwest Sales Hire. Romeoville, IL – September 12, 2017 – Laser Products today announced the hiring of Brandon Ossinger as its Northwest Sales Manager, responsible for the states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming and Alaska, as well as British Columbia, Alberta, and Saskatchewan. Ossinger brings over 8 years of sales experience and is fully proficient in the 2020 software package for cabinet design which is a focus market for Laser Products Industries.
“Laser Products is committed to serving the Northwest market and a sales leader with Brandon’s industry experience will prove to be a tremendous asset to our customers, both current and new.” said Rich Katzmann, president.
Ossinger comes most recently from Huntwood Industries where he spent the past three years in sales management and design positions. Prior to Huntwood, Brandon served in sales and design roles with Parr Lumber company.
Ossinger will be located out of the Portland, OR area and will report to Katzmann. For more information about the company, please visit laserproductsus.com/contact or call Laser Products at 630-679-1300.
Founded in 1994, Laser Products manufactures laser measuring equipment for the countertop, cabinet, and construction industries. They have sold over 5,000 lasers in 35 countries to more than 3,800 companies and are used by both the world’s leading automated fabricators as well as smaller, manual shops. Laser Products was recognized as a 2017 Inc. 5000 “Fastest Growing Private Companies in America” and the #3 fastest growing private manufacturer in Illinois.
Laser Products Names New Regional Canada Sales Manager: ROMEOVILLE, Ill. – Laser Products has announced the hiring of Ignacio Manso as its central and eastern sales manager, responsible for the provinces of Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Newfoundland and Labrador.
Manso’s appointment comes after more than 20 years of sales experience with more than nine years in the stone, quarry, and home improvement industries, and as Laser Products expands across Canada. In July Laser Products named sales managers for three other regions.
“We have been watching the steady growth of our industry in Canada and believe it is time for us to be there, on the ground, and in person with our customers” said Rich Katzmann, president. Laser Products will exhibit at WMS 2017, the Woodworking Machinery & Supply Expo Nov. 2-4 in Toronto.
Manso comes most recently from Darusha Supply as an account manager, and has also held various sales and management roles with Emerald Tile and Marble, Urban Quarry, and Stone Design Concepts.
Manso will be located in the Kingston, Ontario, area.
Laser Products Announces New, Aggressive Commitment to Marketing: Romeoville, IL – August 15, 2017 – Laser Products today announced that it is significantly increasing its outreach to U.S. and foreign customers, the media and its partners with the hiring of Y. Kevin Yeh as Director of Marketing. In this newly created position, Yeh will be responsible for developing and leading the company’s strategic marketing initiatives and new product commercialization. He will direct and optimize the company’s advertising, public relations and digital assets and will be the primary corporate liaison with the media and trade associations in the stone and woodworking industries.
“Laser Products is in the midst of a very exciting period of growth,” said Rich Katzmann, president. “We are introducing new products, rapidly expanding into new markets and developing new partnerships with software companies and equipment manufacturers. Kevin has an exceptional background in strategically building brands through diverse channels. He is a strong leader with a keen understanding of driving innovation through customer insight. Under his direction, I am confident that we will drive new revenue opportunities for both our company and our existing and future customers.”
Yeh comes most recently from James Hardie Building Products where he led the marketing team for the country’s foremost siding company. Prior to that he served as the global strategic business unit leader for the Liftmaster and Chamberlain brands of garage door openers at the Chamberlain Group. He has a BS in Business Management and International Studies from Indiana University and is bilingual in Mandarin Chinese.
Yeh will be located at the company’s headquarters in Romeoville, IL and will report to Katzmann. For more information about the company, please visit laserproductsus.com/contact or call Laser Products at 630-679-1300.
Founded in 1994, Laser Products manufactures laser measuring equipment for the countertop, cabinet, and construction industries. They have sold over 5,000 lasers in 35 countries to more than 2,600 companies and are used by both the world’s leading automated fabricators as well as smaller, manual shops.