Wednesday,  September 30, 2020  5:33 pm

Collette's Canadian sales team on the grow

Collette's Canadian sales team on the grow

Collette has expanded its sales team throughout Canada, with several new additions to the team in Western Canada.

The expansion "will allow for a more cohesive strategic plan throughout all regions and the ability to strengthen relationships with partners and guests through communication and collaboration," Collette said in a release, adding that "expanding the team also ensures that requests are met with urgency and support."

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The new sales team includes George Christakis, head of sales, Canada; Shane Coupland, business development manager, Atlantic Canada; Ryan DeSouza, business development manager, Southwestern Ontario; Meaghan McMahon, business development manager, Eastern Ontario & Montreal; Shane Galivan, business development manager, Central & Northern Ontario; Brent Jeffrey, business development manager, Alberta; Danielle Martins, business development manager, Manitoba & Saskatchewan; and John Goranson, business development manager, British Columbia.

“Expansion is key in regards to development, success, and improvement,” said George Christakis, Head of Sales, Canada. “We know that this growth will ensure that we exceed our goals and objectives, while impacting Collette as a whole.”

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