DatesWeiser is well positioned to elevate the caliber of professional management to drive our next phase of product introductions and expansion into new markets.
Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) September 24, 2014
DatesWeiser, a manufacturer of specialized conference room furniture for law offices and corporate headquarters, announces two additions to its executive management team: Al Rossi, Executive Vice President, Operations, and Dan Fogelson, Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing.
Mr. Rossi is a senior manufacturing executive with diverse experience in wood casegoods and custom furniture manufacturing, automotive electronics and defense contracting. Over his forty-plus-year career, he has built an expertise in managing growth and optimizing performance.
Mr. Rossi’s portfolio includes Six Sigma (Black Belt), Lean Manufacturing (Toyota Production System), Program Management, and a thorough knowledge of QS and Safety Programs. Mr. Rossi enjoyed a successful tenure as VP of Manufacturing at Geiger during a period of substantial growth. He will be located at DatesWeiser’s factory in Buffalo.
Mr. Fogelson is an architect with experience in both the contract and retail furniture channels. He has spent the last 30 years developing and running design, marketing, and sales programs for companies such as ICF, Carnegie, and Emeco.
Mr. Fogelson will be responsible for new product development, marketing and communications, and sales management and training. He will be located at DatesWeiser’s NYC Showroom and Sales Office.
“DatesWeiser is well positioned to elevate the caliber of professional management to drive our next phase of product introductions and expansion into new markets. I am very fortunate to have two seasoned and accomplished professionals like Al and Dan leading our teams,” said Allan Weiser, CEO/ Co-Founder.
For over forty years, DatesWeiser has built exceptional furniture at its historic Buffalo factory. As a leading American manufacturer for the commercial interior design market, DatesWeiser has recently focused on conference, meeting, and reception furniture for significant law offices and corporate headquarters.