DELRAY BEACH, FL (PRWEB) February 23, 2015
Steven Hansen, the former chief financial officer of Levenger, has rejoined the company as CEO. Levenger founders Steve and Lori Leveen made the announcement. Hansen will direct a company that has distinguished itself for useful and high-quality products geared toward enriching personal productivity. Levenger’s focus in on designing and crafting products that enhance customers’ productivity and enjoyment in reading, writing, organizing and traveling.
“I’m excited about taking Levenger to the next level as a company that resonates deeply with its customers,” said Hansen. “Levenger occupies a special niche in the retail landscape, where luxury, quality and value converge.”
Hansen was most recently a founding partner and President of GoldFellow LLC, a retail venture where he rapidly expanded a nationwide series of stores, and served as CFO of inSleep Technologies LLC, a medical device startup company. He maintained strong ties with Levenger during this time, serving on the company’s advisory board after concluding his tenure in 2010 as Levenger’s CFO.
Prior to his initial term at Levenger, Hansen served as CFO for other companies including Andin International, JewelAmerica and Aurafin LLC. In addition, he has held partnership positions at Tatum Partners and GRH Holdings, and currently serves as an adviser to Tarantin Industries and Sleep Science LLC. His public accounting experience was primarily with Arthur Young & Company.
A licensed Florida CPA, Hansen earned his B.S. from Minnesota State University and his MBA from Nova Southeastern University, and has also earned CMA, CGMA and CTP credentials.
“We’re delighted to welcome Steve back in this new role,” said Lori Leveen, Levenger’s chairman. “His proven leadership abilities, technical and business expertise, and understanding of wholesale and retail markets are a huge asset to our company.”
About Levenger: Founded in 1987, Levenger has evolved to successfully merge heritage and digital technologies in the products it creates. The company’s product line includes high-quality folios and cases that hold both digital and paper tablets, and a broad assortment of writing instruments including fountain pens that feature stylus. Levenger is also the creator of the award-winning Circa notebook system for organizing work, home and studies.
Levenger’s design headquarters are in Delray Beach, Fla., and its fulfillment center is in Memphis, Tenn. Stores are located in Chicago, Boston and Tysons Corner, Va. Visit http://www.levenger.com.