Hansgrohe announced the promotion of three sales professionals within the company. Russ Kinney has been promoted to director of Sales – Retail, Key Accounts and E-Commerce. Sharon Murray has been promoted to director of Sales – East, and Mathew Young to director of Sales – West.

Murray and Young will be responsible for channel development for the trade and project segments within their respective geographies. Kinney will leverage his years working with retail customers and online partners as he leads the company in these business segments.

Concurrently, Jon Pesce, formerly national sales manager Northeast & Buying Groups,
is no longer with the organization.

“These changes reflect our strategy to engage more closely with our customers in order to meet the varying needs of each geographic region and distribution channel. We will continue to invest in our market development over time with a focus on the unique demands of our channel partners,” said Hansgrohe President Erik Christensen.