SALISBURY, NC – Effective February 1st, Shat-R-Shield, Inc. announced the promotion of Kevin Ruzicka to Director of Sales.
Ruzicka started in the electrical industry in 2012 and has held positions with Fishco Group, Holophane, Holt Electrical Supplies, and was hired by Shat-R-Shield as the North Central Regional Sales Manager in May 2018.
Pam Erickson, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Shat-R-Shield stated, “Kevin’s ability to grow an underperforming territory, hire and nurture top rep agencies, all with an enviable tenacity and fortitude is what makes him the right candidate for this position. I have no doubt that Kevin will be successful in this role and will continue to propel the company into a brighter 2021 and beyond.”
According to Karen Clouse, Shat-R-Shield’s President, “Since coming to Shat-R-Shield, Kevin has shown he has the skill set and initiative to take on more responsibility and grow into a leadership role within the company. He has a proven track record of success and accomplishment, is well respected by his reps and customers, and has an uncanny ability to turn challenges into opportunities. We are very happy to have Kevin take on this role and continue down the successful path laid before him. I’m sure he will make Pam proud.”
In the role of Director of Sales, Ruzicka will be accountable for sales initiatives and programs, corporate level relationships at National Accounts, Buying Groups, and other strategic accounts and many other day-to-day sales related responsibilities. Ruzicka will also serve on Shat-R-Shield’s Senior Leadership Team. Shat-R-Shield’s Regional Sales Managers, Customer Service Manager and Pricing Analyst will report to Ruzicka and he will report directly to Karen Clouse, Shat-R-Shield’s President.
Regarding the new promotion, Ruzicka remarked, “With so many new and exciting things happing at Shat-R-Shield, I am privileged to be a continued part of this battle-hardened team and look forward to all the challenges that 2021 and beyond will bring.”