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View as HTML version PSI Journal 5/2016 BOFA NEW STRUCTURE IN SALES MANAGEMENT BOFA-Doublet GmbH has restructured its sales division with effect from 1 March 2016. In order to further promote the export business and to stay abreast of developments in Germany, sales has now been divided into two sections. Paula Vieth has taken over management of the newly established section “Export and International Development”. She Paula Vieth will now focus even more intensively on international customers and support them with their projects. Sales Germany is now headed by Stephan Baumgart. Baumgart, who was previously responsible for the Agencies and Key Accounts team, has been familiar with the challenges, customer structure and production for many years. The increasing customer demand for conceptual consulting in the area of promotional technology and Stephan the developments of Baumgart BOFA as a full-service provider in the event area were the reasons for this step: “Restructuring is a response to the constant changes of the international markets and our expansion plans in other European countries,” said managing director Jean-Bernard Doublet. < WITH A NEW BOARD VÖW CELEBRATES 25TH ANNIVERSARY The newly constituted Board of the association of Austrian promotional product distributors (VÖW) was elected for the next two years during the recent annual general meeting. The newly elected VÖW Board members are introduced here. Konrad Godec was reelected as VÖW President. Gerhard Wagner is Vice President and Secretary of the association, and responsible for the VÖW website. Wolfgang Kohout was elected CFO. Klaus Pohn was elected to the VÖW Advisory Board; he is responsible for the VÖW certification. Günter H. Seybold was also elected to the VÖW Advisory Board. He is responsible for the VÖW product catalogue. Christian Pichler was elected to the Extraordinary Board. He is responsible for public relations. Stefan Radlgruber was also elected to the VÖW Extraordinary Board. His scope of duties include member recruitment and support. During the meeting, the upcoming projects of VÖW were planned, including the forthcoming traditional summer meeting which will take place this time in Grundlsee (Styria) from 16 The new VÖW Board (left to right): Gerhard Wagner , Klaus Pohn, Konrad Godec, Christian Pichler; Günter H. Seybold, Wolfgang Kohout. to 18 June 2016. Furthermore, it was decided to publish VÖW’s very first own promotional product catalogue at the beginning of April. In addition, the VÖW will be celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. For further information: < GEMACO GMBH NEW MANAGING DIRECTOR APPOINTED With a Master of Business Administration, Lukas Schad took over management of Gemaco GmbH as of 17 March 2016 and will manage the team in Germany “with a great deal of motivation and ambition”, according to the company headquarters in Mönchengladbach/Germany. He boasts solid experience in marketing and management and has a remarkable track record in dealing with customers from industry and FMCG in Germany and Switzerland. He is looking forward to his new tasks at Gemaco GmbH: “I highly rate the global enterprise as well as the professional and dynamic team in Germany,” says Schad. “We are delighted to have Lukas Schad found an experienced colleague with Lukas who has enormous management expertise from the industry, brand development and sales,” says Alex de Geus, managing director of the Gemaco Group, headquartered in Mechelen (Belgium). Mönchengladbachbased Gemaco GmbH is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Gemaco Group. The globally operating Gemaco Group specializes in the areas of promotional products, web shops and procurement. < 45

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