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Eugene, OR, United States, 2012/08/28 - King Retail Solutions (KRS) is pleased to announce the appointment of James Sundstad as Executive Vice President, Creative Services - KingRS.com.
James will be responsible for aligning the retail sales objectives of the firm’s leading clients with KRS’ brand strategy and expertise in shopper environments.
Based out of KRS’ Seattle office and working closely with the headquarters in Eugene, Oregon, James will focus on developing broader strategic relationships with the firm’s national and multi-national portfolio of retail clients.
James brings over 30 years industry experience, including most recently serving as Managing Director at FITCH Seattle. Prior to FITCH, James spent six years based in London as Principal of Werkspace Studios, consulting luxury brands and international exhibitions, along with travel & leisure developments. Prior to his work in the UK, James launched award-winning Werkhaus Creative Communications in Seattle, where he acquired a notable portfolio of clientele and business liaisons while working with some of the world’s leading retailers and commercial brands including Nike, Starbucks, Microsoft, Nintendo, K2 Sports, and Wells Fargo.
On the decision to join KRS, James says,“It’s rewarding to join this talented team of professionals. KRS links strategic design solutions with solid, well-built executions. The firm’s dynamic capabilities and proven track record ensure an elevated retail experience across all consumer touch points. It is with pleasure and optimism that we, together, move forward and leverage this unique model to best serve clients.”
Shaun Londahl, President and Chief Operating Officer at KRS, added,“At KRS, we focus on understanding and serving our clients wholly, from their brand, to their business model, to the people who bring it all together. James’ impressive branding and design background and ultimately his people-focused approach to doing business made him a natural fit to serve as KRS’ Executive Vice President, Creative Services. We’re thrilled to welcome him to the team.”
King Retail Solutions (kingrs.com) provides award-winning retail store design as well as complementary build, distribution, and install services to large national and multi-national clients and has done so for over 45 years. In each of these service areas, KRS is recognized as an industry leader, gaining loyal customers across the United States and internationally.
Farrah Potter, Executive Vice President
P: 800-533-2796 - E: business.solutions[.]kingrs.com.