(PRWEB) June 11, 2013
Michigan Retailers Association (MRA) has named business professional and local resident Katie Jensen as its key contact for businesses in Northern Michigan and the Upper Peninsula.
Jensen, of Harbor Springs, began her new position as MRA Business Development Representative for Northern Michigan and the U.P. on June 3.
She previously was Northern Michigan and U.P. district manager for workforce solutions company Kelly Services, Inc.
“Katie Jensen brings more than 20 years of successful sales, account management, and business development and retention experience to her new capacity with Michigan Retailers,” said James P. Hallan, MRA president and CEO.
“It’s also important to note that she has lived and worked in Northern Michigan for nearly 15 years, so she fully understands the unique characteristics and needs of businesses in her territory.”
Her territory includes all of the U.P. plus the northern counties of Alcona, Alpena, Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Crawford, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Iosco, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee, Montmorency, Ogemaw, Oscoda, Otsego, Presque Isle, Roscommon and Wexford.
She can be reached at 800.366.3699 ext. 376 or 231.740.2400 or kjensen(at)retailers(dot)com.
Michigan Retailers Association represents nearly 5,000 member businesses (large and small, retail and non-retail) and their more than 15,000 stores and websites in Michigan. MRA has been a trusted business resource for more than 70 years and provides valuable business information and cost-saving membership services such as expert credit card processing, business and personal insurances, and discounts on shipping and natural gas.
Note: For a digital photo of Katie Jensen, please contact MRA’s Laura Schilling at lschilling(at)retailers(dot)com.