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Sarasota, FL, United States, 2010/09/03 - Executive search firm, Brooke Chase Associates, Inc., is pleased to announce the placement of Todd Ketcham and Darryl Frelich for Swan Corporation, a manufacturer and distributor of solid surface products headquartered in St. Louis, MO.
Todd will provide sales and business development leadership for a region from the Philadelphia & southern New Jersey area through the Mid-Atlantic States and south to Florida, working with distributors, fabricators and specifiers. With multi-state sales management experience at Florida Tile and, most recently, at Black & Decker, Todd brings to Swan Corp his extensive knowledge of both the commercial and residential markets through a wide variety of channels, including specifiers for commercial projects in the military, public housing, medical and institutional sectors. Todd holds a Bachelors Degree in Communication from the University of Georgia and resides in the Atlanta area.
“Todd has had sales and management success in both commercial and residential environments,” said Swan President, Stephen Anderson. “He has a wealth of experience that will be a real asset to Swan.”
Darryl brings nearly two decades of sales experience in surface materials products. He held regional responsibility with Samsung Staron and prior to that with Avonite Surfaces. Most recently, he has focused on commercial project sales through A&D specifiers and fabricators throughout the Northeast. Darryl will be tasked with driving sales through commercial project specifications in the Public Housing, Military, Medical, Assisted Living, Institutional and Hospitality sectors, developing relationships with specifiers and project drivers and facilitating project sales both externally and internally.
“Darryl’s background and experience complement and reinforce Swan’s commitment to commercial and institutional markets,” said Swan President, Stephen Anderson. “We are very pleased that he has decided to join Swan.”
Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, and with manufacturing facilities in Centralia, Illinois, the Swan Corporation offers durable solid surface products for a wide array of applications.
About Brooke Chase Associates, Inc.
Brooke Chase Associates, Inc. (brookechase.com) is the premier executive search firm specializing in the recruitment of executive management professionals within the building materials and kitchen/bath industries. Established in 1980, Brooke Chase Associates, Inc. has offices in Chicago, Birmingham, Charlotte, San Francisco and its Corporate Headquarters in Sarasota, FL.