KJ&A, a leading outdoor manufacturer’s representation & marketing group elevates former upper midwest & MINK director of sales to VP of sales for the firm.
Morrisville, N.C. (Ammoland.com) – Ken Jefferies & Associates (KJ&A), a leading manufacturer’s representative and marketing firm, proudly announces that Chris Carpenter, former upper midwest and MINK director of sales for KJ&A has been promoted to vice-president of sales for the firm. Chris was promoted to his former position of director in 2015 after running the northeast territories for KJ&A in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Metro New York and Long Island and Delaware.
“Chris has consistently demonstrated his experience and ability to work with clients from small town retailers to the big box stores in a professional and performance driven manner,” Ken Jefferies, President of KJ&A, stated. “We are fortunate to have a team player like Chris on our side who will continue to grow our firm while providing superior service to our customers and our internal staff.”
“This new position will add greater cohesiveness to our company goals, deepen our communication within the team and customer levels, as well as provide additional leadership alongside Ken,”Chris Carpenter added.
Chris gained his sales experience from working both sides of the counter, from his early days at Wal-Mart and Bass Pro to working with another manufacturer’s rep group for 8-years; Chris has managed sales, merchandising, staffing, scheduling and account management. His new role will include account oversight, strategizing sales opportunities for customers, and team management.
About Ken Jefferies & Associates, LLC:
Located in Morrisville, North Carolina, just minutes from Raleigh-Durham International Airport, Ken Jefferies & Associates, LLC is a first class manufacturers’ representation and marketing firm servicing 29 states. KJ&A offers premier sales representation, product and program development assistance, market research, strategic planning, and public relations and marketing services for industry leading manufacturers. www.kenjefferiesandassociates.com