Jessica Calabrese
Jessica Calabrese

ERNDTEBRUCK-SCHAMEDER, Germany - Decorative laminate producer Dekor-Kunststoffe GmbH (DKB) has hired Jessica Calabrese as vice president of Business Development North America as the company looks to expand its portfolio in the Americas.

Calabrese previously worked at Suddekor LLC for eight years.

"We are delighted to have secured the services of Jessica who is well known in the industry for her customer focus and high motivation. She will be playing a key role in developing new products and infrastructure to expand DKB's portfolio in the Americas," said Moritz Menier Sr., vice president of sales and marketing of BMK Group. DKB is a member of the family-owned BMK Group.

"I am fortunate to be joining such a respected company that prides itself on top quality products and service," Calabrese said. "I'm looking forward to working with the team to further develop their already extensive footprint in the North and South American markets."

A North American-based affiliate, DKB Decore Inc. has been created to support the company's commitment as a supplier to the North American composite panel industry. Calabrese can be contacted at Jessica.Calabrese@melamine-papers.com. Other members of the North American sales team include Andreas Flesch, vice president of sales (Andreas.Flesch@melamine-papers.com), and Jean Saint-Pierre, sales agent, JSP Sales Solutions Inc. in Canada (Jean@jspsalessolutions.com).

DKB's decorative laminates are used in a variety of products including furniture and flooring.

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