Yunique Solutions Names Industry Veteran Rodney Harrelson as Western Region Sales Director
29 October 2008 | News | Source: Yunique Solutions, Inc. (now part of Gerber)
NEW YORK, NY – October 29, 2008 – In response to rapid growth in the region, Yunique Solutions Inc. has appointed fashion and sewn products industry veteran Rodney Harrelson as its first-ever Western Regional Sales Manager. With more than 20 years of software and capital equipment sales and management experience, Mr. Harrelson immediately assumes responsibilities for the sale of Yunique’s plmOn™ product lifecycle management (PLM) and srmOn™ supplier relationship management (SRM) software solutions to fashion and sewn products retailers, brands, and manufacturers in the Western US.
Prior to joining Yunique Solutions, Harrelson held increasingly responsible sales and sales management positions with CAD/CAM/PLM suppliers Gerber Technology, Lectra Systems, and Microdynamics. From his Los Angeles area base, Harrelson has successfully implemented a wide range of technology with leading fashion companies including Levi Strauss, Gap Stores, Kellwood Corporation, Nordstrom, and Byer California. Prior to beginning his sales career, Harrelson managed cutting room operations at Jantzen and served in various engineering and
manufacturing roles with other west coast apparel companies.
“I am excited to join Yunique and share in the growth they are experiencing here”, noted Mr. Harrelson. “I look forward to adding to the already impressive list of customers by leveraging my industry experience to serve as a direct and accessible resource for this exciting product and company in the region.” “
We are pleased to add Rodney and his deep experience to our team”, added Lenny Weiss, vice president of sales and marketing at Yunique. “His outstanding knowledge of technology and the sewn products industry has enabled him to earn the trust of the companies that he has worked with over the years. We are confident is his ability to serve our current and future customers in this dynamic and diverse market.”