Quintero joins the company as an architecture & design sales executive. In this position Quintero will identify, establish and grow new and existing A&D accounts and assist with specification of Imagine Tile products including in-stock and custom tiles. Based in New York City, Quintero will schedule product presentations with architects and designers, participate in industry events and develop and maintain relationships with specifiers and end users.
“We are excited to add Camilo to the Imagine Tile Team,” said Lynda Portelli, vice president of sales and marketing. “with over 5 years of experience with industry sales, client relations and design, Camilo has extensive knowledge in commercial and residential tile and is very familiar with the A&D community. We look forward to having him oversee and generate sales for the Imagine Tile brand.”
Prior to joining Imagine Tile, Camilo managed sales and customer relations as a commercial and residential account executive for AKDO, a Conn.-based manufacturer of stone, porcelain, ceramic, metal, glass tiles and mosaics. Camilo holds a BS in Audiovisual Arts and an AS in Interior Design from Parsons The New School of Design, New York.
Ivana Alava was promoted to sales and marketing coordinator. Alava first joined Imagine Tile as an unpaid intern while she studied marketing at a local university. Upon completing her junior year, she was selected by the Feliciano School of Business to participate in a new program for accelerated students. As part of a co-op program, Alava was able to join the Imagine Tile team as part of a part-time paid internship. Upon graduating Montclair State University with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing, Alava was appointed to a full-time position as sales and marketing coordinator. In addition to assisting sales and marketing with day-to-day activities, Alava will manage the company’s social media and other marketing platforms, draft press releases, design e-blasts and build relationships with members of the press and industry partners.
“Alava is an extremely professional young lady who is a quick study and a creative thinker," said Portelli. "We are very fortunate to have her as part of our team and look forward to her growing with the company.”
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