Laser Products expands European sales force with new sales manager
November 25, 2017 | 9:47 am CST
ROMEOVILLE, Ill. - Laser Products has announced the expansion of its European sales force with the hiring of Leif Lewerenz as sales manager for Laser Products Europe Ltd.
Bringing over 17 years of sales and industry expereience, Lewerenz has spent time in the woodworking, architecture, millwork, and measurement fields. Most recently, he served as director from Canada Laser Layout and has previously held positions as project manager at Precisionwerkz and Radius Architectural Millwork.  
"The expansion of our sales team in Europe is a direct reflection of our intention to continue gaining share in this marketplace" said Rich Katzmann, president. "With our market leadership position in the Americas, it’s a natural expansion opportunity for us to grow throughout Europe with our innovative Laser Templating systems. Leif’s direct industry experience will transfer quickly and makes him a great addition to our team."
Located in the Merzig, Germany area and reporting to Carl Sharkey, Lewerenz will be responsible for the countries of Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium, Austria, and Switzerland, as well as the Middle East. 
Founded in 1994, Laser Products manufactures laser measuring equipment for the countertop, cabinet, and construction industries. It has sold over 5,000 lasers in 35 countries to more than 2,600 companies.

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