Gentec International is pleased to announce the following appointments in response to corporate needs stemming from new acquisitions and strong growth in 2012.
Lou Fallico, Director of Sales, Imaging Division
With an extensive background in retail and wholesale operations spanning 20 years, Lou came to Gentec with an impressive skill set that encompassed sales management, operations, training, inventory, merchandising, recruiting, and marketing. Over the past six years, Lou has been an integral part of Gentec’s sales department, managing and building the client base in the imaging retail channels. As Director of Sales, Lou will be building on his success as Gentec continues to grow.
Aimée Houston, Director of Marketing and Communications
Aimée has over 20 years of experience in marketing, promotions, and advertising for both large Fortune 500 organizations and small entrepreneurships. Her direct and digital marketing, product marketing, and corporate communications experience has been a great asset to
Gentec during her eight years with the company. In her new role as Director of Marketing and Communications, Aimée will continue to lead Gentec’s team of digital marketing, photography, and graphic design staff.
Jordan Seigel, Product Manager, Manfrotto Division
In his new position at Gentec, Jordan now will be focusing his efforts on the Manfrotto, Gitzo, Kata, and National Geographic brands in Gentec’s new Manfrotto Products Group. To contribute to the success of the new division, Jordan will draw upon his academic background
in economics, his industry experience as the merchandising coordinator at the head office of a leading imaging retailer, and his previous role in Gentec’s Imaging Division.
Marc Gautier, Brand Manager, Manfrotto Division
New to Gentec, Marc brings with him nearly 20 years of experience in the photo industry, including sales with Minolta Canada and years of prior experience managing the Manfrotto and Gitzo product lines. His industry knowledge makes Marc a valuable asset in Gentec’s new
Manfrotto Products Group, part of Gentec’s Imaging Division.
Glenn Swackhamer, National Sales Manager, Mobile Electronics
With 19 years in the mobile electronics industry, including ten years of installation and retail experience and nine years working at Alpine Canada’s corporate headquarters, Glenn brings a wealth of knowledge related to the installation, application, technology, sales, service, and
training specific to the Alpine brand. As a new addition to Gentec, Glenn will be a valuable resource able to provide the high level of service for which Gentec is known.
Gerardo Magno, Director of Operations
Gerardo brings to Gentec over 20 years of experience in logistics, transportation, and supply chain. He has held positions with a major international carrier and a high-profile North American confectionery manufacturer. Process-driven with a high level of system knowledge
and a proven track record, Gerardo will be integral to Gentec’s continued growth.
Carlos De Sousa, Director of IT
Carlos joined Gentec 13 years ago as a CGA with a background in finance, manufacturing, logistics, traffic, and information technology. With a comprehensive understanding of the business process and extensive experience in retail distribution, he has been able to provide the
high level of IT support necessary to support Gentec’s growth and will continue to do so in his new position as Director of IT.