Rochester, NY – LaserMax, leading innovator and manufacturer of high quality laser sighting systems, today announced that Chris Tinkle has joined the company as Chief Sales Officer, reporting to Susan Houde-Walter, PhD., LaserMax CEO.
“Chris is an immensely talented executive with valuable industry expertise and a vision to lead the organization’s growth,” notes Houde-Walter. “As a key member of our senior leadership team, his talents for driving exponential growth and measureable results in our rapidly evolving industry are a welcome addition to LaserMax.”
With over 25 years of progressive executive management experience, Tinkle is responsible for building and managing all aspects of the LaserMax sales and marketing organization with an expanded focus on sales strategy, value-added process improvements and change management.
“LaserMax’s industry-leading technology, strong partnerships and committed sales channel, put us in a compelling position to further develop our personal and home defense products as well as those that support military and law enforcement,” says Tinkle.
“I look forward to fully capitalizing on this exciting opportunity.”
Prior to joining LaserMax Tinkle most recently held the position of Vice President of Retail Sales at Remington Outdoor Company, where he developed actionable targets and successfully drove the sales pipeline. Before that, he held key positions at Equifax Workforce Solutions, Ontario Systems and Xerox Corporation. Mr. Tinkle holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from the Ball State University College of Business.
Please visit LaserMax in booth #12771 at the 2015 SHOT Show to meet Chris Tinkle and see the newest products. Complete information on LaserMax and its products is available at lasermax.com or by phone at (800) 527-3703. For the latest LaserMax news, follow LaserMax on Twitter and Facebook.
Now in its 26th year, LaserMax is a leading innovator of premium laser systems with a growing portfolio of significant patents. Specializing in the design and manufacture of rugged and innovative firearm sighting solutions for military, law enforcement and commercial markets worldwide, the company also delivers premium laser products and optical systems for the semiconductor, aerospace, biomedical and telecommunications industries. LaserMax is an ISO 9001:2008 certified and WOSB 8(m) certified Women-Owned Small Business and has been recognized by Inc. 500|5000 as one of the fastest growing companies in the U.S.