YKK AP America Adds New Hire to Florida Sales Territory
Spelman brings hands-on experience to his role in the Orlando branch
AUSTELL, Ga. (Aug. 7, 2014) – YKK AP America adds more talent to the rapidly expanding company with the hire of John Spelman as sales representative. Spelman will be based in the Orlando branch and work with customers in the central Florida sales territory under the leadership of branch manager Barry Wampler.
“John is a great addition to the YKK AP family, bringing a bounty of knowledge to the Orlando team,” said Terry Carespodi, national sales manager, YKK AP America. “His experience with hands-on installation of YKK AP products and working with architects and general contractors will make him an instrumental asset to the Orlando regional branch and our company.”
Spelman began his career in estimating and project management in West Chester, Pa., where he worked for almost seven years before moving to Denver to grow his experience in sales and preconstruction services. Spelman will succeed Troy Hein, who transferred to the Denver market.
For more information about YKK AP or to learn about career opportunities, please visit www.ykkap.imre.com.
About YKK AP America
YKK AP America Inc. manufactures entrances, storefronts, curtain walls, window walls, sunshades, windows and sliding doors for office buildings, residential high-rises, schools, stadiums, shopping centers and institutional structures. All building products are manufactured in Dublin, Ga. in ISO 14001 certified facilities that operate in a sustainable manner by reducing pollution and waste. The company is also recognized by the U.S. Department of Energy for Exceptional Leadership in Industrial Energy Efficiency. YKK AP America is based in Austell, Ga. and is a subsidiary of YKK Corporation of America, whose parent company is global manufacturer YKK Corporation of Japan. For more information, visit www.ykkap.imre.com and follow YKK AP on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
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