DIGISPEC PROMOTES PIANO TO DIRECTOR OF SALES
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA (July 31, 2009) – DIGISPEC® has promoted Paula Piano to director of sales, where she is responsible for the development and performance of sales activities for all four company brands: DIGISPEC, CounterPoint®, Visstun® and AwesomeEye®.
In this new role, she directs activity of sales managers for all brands, develops training programs for both new and veteran sales counselors and managers, and conducts regular coaching and counseling sessions to build motivation and increase selling skills. Additionally, she is responsible for product testing as well as research and development.
She began her career with the company in November 2006 as the marketing coordinator for the Visstun brand and was promoted to sales and marketing manager, where she was responsible for managing print and online advertising, creating marketing collateral, working tradeshows, and developing both the Visstun product line and its sales team. She has a bachelor’s degree in business management from University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Founded in 1983, DIGISPEC® is a manufacturer of custom corporate mouse pads using state-of-the-art equipment and quality American-made materials. When the company purchased Minneapolis-based XJD Corp in 2002 and acquired Linden, Utah-based DataPad 2003, it became the largest mouse pad manufacturer in the promotional products industry. To date, it has produced more than 250 million mouse pads.
Since 2000, DIGISPEC has been honored more than 50 times by industry associations, publications and distributor companies, including receiving a Counselor Distributor Choice Award for nine consecutive years and being named by Counselor as a Best Places To Work in 2008. The company has received 10 PPAI Supplier achievement awards, most recently as a finalist in the Offset Process category in the upcoming awards ceremony in January 2010, as well as four PPAI Supplier Star Awards of Merit.
DIGISPEC, along with its sister companies CounterPoint®, Visstun® and AwesomeEye®, is part of the Time’s Up, Inc. family of companies founded by Ed Hamilton. While each division operates independently, all four are headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada.
For more information, visit www.digispec.com.
Lisa Horn, CAS