Hudson, N.C. — Sattler Outdura, a division of The Sattler Group, has appointed two to new sales team positions.
Chris Caldwell, current product manager for Outdura casual furniture and Sattler shade fabrics, has taken on the new responsibility of sales manager for Outdura. Julie Talbert has also joined the Outdura team as a sales manager. Both positions report to Ulrich Tombuelt, Sattler Outdura CEO.
“Chris has done a wonderful job growing our business and has taken us to the next level in sales, delivery and overall service so moving into the position as sales manager is natural progression for his skills set,” Tombuelt said. “Plus, his in-depth product knowledge will be a great asset to our customers as he helps them resolve their fabric needs.”
Talbert joins Outdura with a textile background working as a director of product development, outbound sales representative and as a merchandising and design specialist in the industry.
“Julie’s extensive experience in textiles along with her in-depth design knowledge and customer service expertise will prove to be extremely beneficial for us and especially our customers as she undertakes this new sales manager position,” Tombuelt added.
Both Caldwell and Talbert will work with companies across the country, focusing on those they have cultivated meaningful relationships with.