Calumet Photographic Announces New President
Gabriel Garcia is Promoted to Lead the Company into its 75th Year
Chicago, IL (I-Newswire) January 6, 2014 - Calumet Photographic is pleased to announce the promotion of Gabriel Garcia to president of its U.S. operations. This organizational change comes as the company is poised to enter its 75th year as a leader in the photographic industry.
Prior to his promotion, Gabe was Calumet's vice president of operations for the past 15 months and has 25 years of photo-industry experience with a strong and varied sales and operations background, including procurement, marketing, sales support and new product commercialization. He held several key positions during his tenure with Ritz/Wolf Camera, most recently as the Eastern Vice President. He has also had the opportunity to work for and alongside past presidents of the Photo Marketing Association (PMA) and other photographic organizations.
In his new position, Gabe will focus on expanding product availability, exploring new marketing opportunities and solidifying Calumet's role as a leading force in the photographic industry. "Gabe brings a strong retail background to his new role, as well as exceptional leadership, team building and people development skills," says Christof Bergmann, CEO of Calumet. "All of these attributes are key to Calumet's continued growth and our ability to partner with our vendors in order to create new opportunities that will benefit our loyal customers."
This organizational change coincides with Calumet's 75th anniversary, dating back to 1939. Recent developments have included an expansion of retail facilities in new markets such as Washington D.C. and Florida, a newly launched web platform and continued growth and improvements in its line of proprietary products. Moving forward, Calumet will be seeking new ways to expand its market share while continuing to provide a stable customer experience.
# # #
Calumet Photographic has been serving photographers since 1939. Only Calumet serves the needs of photographers with an interactive website, professional call center, worldwide retail and rental centers. There are 29 retail centers in the Calumet group serving the United States, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Belgium and Germany.
About Calumet Photographic
Calumet Photographic has been serving photographers since 1939. Only Calumet serves the needs of pho More..tographers with an interactive website, professional call center, worldwide retail and rental centers. There are 29 retail centers in the Calumet group serving the United States, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Belgium and Germany.Less..
949 W. Marietta St.
Phone : 4042140722
Published On:January 6, 2014
Print Release:Print Release
If you have questions regarding information in this press release contact the company listed above. I-Newswire.com is a press release service and not the author of this press release.The information that is on or available through this site is for informational purposes only and speaks only as of the particular date or dates of that information. As some companies and PR Agencies submit their press releases once per week,month or quarter, make sure to check the official company website for accurate release dates as our site displays the I-Newswire.com press release distribution date only.We do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of information on or available through this site, and we are not responsible for or omissions in that information or for actions taken in reliance on that information.
Las Vegas Home Being Sold By the Ballen Group
The Ballen Group's Team Of Las Vegas Real Estate Agents Are Selling A Las Vegas Home On Bow Creek Court.
EzCheckPrinting And Virtual Printer Software Updated For QB With No Price Increase
1000 Premium Business Cards Only $25
The Ballen Group's Las Vegas Short Sale Currently Pending