Minneapolis, MN, 20 November 2008- Buhrs Americas, the North American subsidiary of the leading international provider of mailing solutions, has named Robert Pitel to the position of Western Region Sales Manager. Pitel joined Buhrs Americas after more than 20 years experience selling capital equipment to the mailing, packaging and commercial printing markets. Most recently responsible for US sales of Sanden products, Pitel is based in northern California, and will supervise sales of Buhrs equipment in 19 western states.
Commenting on Pitel's appointment, Buhrs Americas President and CEO Michael Aumann said: "By virtue of his more than 20 years experience selling and supporting capital equipment in the printing and mailing industries, Bob Pitel brings Buhrs Americas a depth of experience that can only be a great benefit to our customers. He is highly regarded by printing and mailing professionals in the industry and well-known for his ability to directly address the needs of customers. I am pleased to welcome him to the Buhrs Americas family."
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