Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 03, 2014
Each year, Vector Marketing Corporation recognizes outstanding sales achievement within each of the company’s six regions. This year, more than 80 sales professionals in the Western Region received the coveted Academy of Champions award at the company’s Western Region Banquet recently held at the Westin Los Angeles Airport hotel in Los Angeles. The Academy of Champions award is given to those who have attained a minimum of $100,000 in personal sales, $500,000 in office sales, $800,000 in district sales or $5,000,000 in division sales during the year.
Academy of Champions inductees receive a handcrafted pair of Waterford crystal wine glasses. Each year an individual qualifies for Academy, they add another set to their collection.
“Earning Academy of Champions status represents a significant milestone within Vector Marketing,” said P.J. Potter, Region Manager for Vector Marketing’s Western Region. “It is the culmination of a lot of drive, passion, dedication and hard work. Academy of Champions members understand that ‘excellence’ is not just an ideal to be reached for, it is a goal to be obtained.”
Vector Marketing Corporation is the single-level direct sales company which is a distributor of Cutco Cutlery produced by Cutco Cutlery Corporation, the largest manufacturer of high-end kitchen cutlery in North America. The 65-year-old company manufactures its cutlery products in the western New York State city of Olean.
Vector Marketing sales representatives typically begin selling Cutco in college. Some remain with the company after graduation and move up the ranks as managers, while others use the experience to benefit them in other careers. Vector Marketing independent contractors learn a wide range of skills, including:
- Time management
- Closing techniques
- Customer service
About Cutco Cutlery Corporation and Vector Marketing
Cutco Cutlery is a 65-year-old company with headquarters and manufacturing facilities in Olean, New York. Vector Marketing is the company’s sales division, coordinating all sales for Cutco Cutlery through a national network of college students who sell products through in-home personal demonstrations. More than 15 million US households have a Cutco product.