DECATUR, ILL. – Tonya Kowa-Morelli has been named vice president of Huston Patterson Corp. and Sigma Graphics, and will be responsible for sales and marketing functions at both the Decatur and Ottawa, Ill., printing facilities. Kowa-Morelli will work hand in hand with the company’s client service managers nationwide.
“I’m excited to serve Huston Patterson and Sigma Graphics and our clients in this new capacity. A successful sales and marketing program is one of the crucial driving forces behind growth in thriving companies,” she says. “I look forward to advancing our unique offerings to current and new clients and expanding our market opportunities.”
Kowa graduated in 2002 with a B.S. degree in communications from the University of Illinois at Chicago. From 2002-2003, she was a sales associate for AFLAC, where she moved into management as a district sales coordinator during the summer 2003. Kowa left AFLAC in 2004 to join Huston Patterson, where she served as client service manager for Southern California, Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Texas. In late 2006, she was promoted to director of sales for the special products division.
“The addition of Tonya to our sales efforts brings both excitement and enthusiasm to our business,” says Huston Patterson President/CEO Thomas W. Kowa. “As many folks already know, Tonya has done a fabulous job since joining our company four years ago. She has worked very hard in developing new clients, and has tremendous respect and contacts throughout North America in the packaging industry that will benefit us all.”
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