Kawneer Builds Team of Experts to Serve Customers and Architects in a Greater Capacity

Remaining an industry leader and innovator for over a century is not an easy task. At Kawneer, we believe our success is more than our ongoing commitment to delivering high-performing, leading-edge products, systems and solutions that help grow business and meet design needs. By making people a priority – from hiring talented and innovative employees to ensuring we communicate firsthand with customers and architects – we have been able build the right team, which allows us to stay ahead of critical market demands and serve you in a greater capacity. We believe that people are our greatest assets and much of Kawneer’s longevity and success is a direct result of the people we work with – internally and externally. In that light, we are pleased to introduce you to our newest additions: 

 

photo-ashleyclarkASHLEY CLARK

Ashley joined the team as an Architectural Consultant for the San Francisco Bay Area and Pacific Northwest. Working with Donnie Hunter, Director, Architectural Promotion and Marketing, Ashley is responsible for the promotion of the Kawneer, Traco and Reynobond brands to the architectural, design and construction team.

During her more than 10 years of experience in the construction industry, Ashley has worked with many facets of the building process. A recipient of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®*) credit evaluation, Ashley was the architectural representative for Steelcase in the Pacific Northwest where she was responsible for several aspects of architectural promotion. Ashley earned a bachelor’s degree in art from the University of California, San Diego, and a master’s degree in architecture from NewSchool of Architecture and Design, also located in San Diego.

 

photo-thomascrossTHOMAS CROSS

As the Architectural Sales Representative for the Boston area, Tom is responsible for the promotion and sales of Kawneer products and services.

Tom brings more than a decade of diverse experience and knowledge to Kawneer. Previously, Tom worked with both YKK AP and Pella Windows & Doors in Boston. During Tom's tenure at YKK AP, he was responsible for driving growth in their architectural aluminum business. A member of his community’s parent and teacher organization, Tom also enjoys skiing and playing ice hockey with his children.

 

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NATALIE TOMICH

Natalie recently joined the team as an Architectural Sales Representative in the Chicago area. In her capacity in the region, she assists architects and customers with the procurement of Kawneer products.

Natalie brings 15 years of industry project management and sales experience to the team. During Natalie’s tenure at CK2 Contracting, she was responsible for the startup and growth of their glazing division. Natalie is a member of ASA Chicago – Government Relations Committee. In her spare time, Natalie enjoys volunteering, participating in charity events and being a soccer mom to her three sons.

 

photo-timmarconiTIM MARCONI

Tim Marconi joined the Kawneer sales team as the Architectural Sales Representative for the Ohio and West Virginia territory.

A veteran of the industry, Tim brings nearly 30 years of experience to the team. He previously worked with Kawneer distributor W.A. Wilson, and rose through the ranks to senior vice president. His efforts were instrumental in the growth of W.A. Wilson’s architectural aluminum business.

 

photo-ryanlongRYAN LONG

As an Architectural Sales Representative for the Edmonton territory in Alberta, Ryan is responsible for the successful promotion and sales of the Kawneer product portfolio. An experienced professional in the commercial construction industry, Ryan most recently served as a representative for architectural wall systems supplier Sobotec. Ryan is a member of Alberta’s Glass Trades Association and serves as a volunteer firefighter in his spare time.

 

photo-craiggaugerCRAIG GAUGER

Craig joined the team after spending the last eight years working in the glazing contractor side of the business. He is responsible for Territory Sales of the Kawneer product line in Northern California.

Prior to his time as an estimator/project manager in the glazing industry, Craig spent five years in the technology industry. He resides in Napa, California with his wife Kate and their three children.

 

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We are pleased to have this talented group on board. The wealth of industry experience and knowledge that these individuals bring to the organization will help us continue to successfully deliver the high-performing, leading-edge products, systems and solutions synonymous with the Kawneer name. Continuing to have the right people in the right places will allow us to elevate our abilities to successfully meet market demands and serve you in a greater capacity.

*LEED is a registered trademark of the U.S. Green Building Council.