Experienced sales manager Kimberly Saldaña to oversee education and craft brands
LAKE FOREST, Calif. (April 25 2016) – Ellison® Educational Equipment, Inc., the leader in creative learning through die-cutting machines, dies and accessories for every age and stage of education, is pleased to announce the hire of experienced crafts industry sales veteran Kimberly Saldaña as its new national accounts manager.
Boasting 12 years in the crafts and fashion market sectors, Saldaña has held prominent sales manager roles at Hero Arts, Harveys and Stampendous while handling key domestic and international accounts, successfully growing company sales and leading their respective in-house sales team.
“I’m thrilled to be joining the Ellison team and working to ensure our customers are happy and receiving the innovative creative products they have come to rely on us for,” says Saldaña.
Saldaña will oversee the sales for both Ellison and its sister craft brand, Sizzix, by working with key accounts and international retailers.
“We’re excited to have someone of Kimberly’s caliber on our team,” said David Murray, Director of Sales of Ellison Educational Equipment, Inc., parent company of Sizzix. “Kimberly’s vision, background and craft market experience will enable us to exceed our goals in maintaining customer satisfaction and increasing sales.”
About Ellison Educational Equipment Inc.
Since 1977, Ellison Educational Equipment, Inc. has been the recognized global leader of die-cutting machines, die-cutting products and shape-cutting accessories for the education market. The company was founded by an educator and has built its reputation developing high-quality, reliable die-cutting machines, products and accessories, coupled with innovative teaching principles that support all subject matters and grades K-12. For more information about Ellison Educational Equipment and its standards-based curriculum, please visitwww.EllisonEducation.com.
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