Thursday October 18th, 2012 - 11:42AM
As the company continues to grow its kitchen tool, pressure cookware and specialty cookware business, Kuhn Rikon has announced that it has bolstered the corporate finance, sales and marketing ranks. The company has added Linda Rodriguez in the newly created position of director/finance, Casey Findtner as national account manager and Rebecca Arnn as a marketing assistant.
All three new hires report to Chelsea Schlunt, managing director.
As director/finance Rodriguez will oversee all accounting and financial operations, including end of month reports, accounts payable and accounts receivable.
She brings more than 10 years of financial experience in the banking and corporate sectors to the company. Before joining Kuhn Rikon, Rodriguez was the project leader/accounts payable manager for CEMEX’s Latin America operations.
Findtner, as Kuhn Rikon’s newest national account manager, will manage major national online and gourmet accounts and assist in sales efforts.
Previously, Findtner was business development manager at CGP Education in Irvine, CA and San Francisco. She also served as the practice manager and staffing director at San Roque Veterinary Hospital and Pet Hotel.
New marketing assistant Rebecca Arnn is responsible for implementing and maintaining the Kuhn Rikon website, managing and expanding the company’s social media presence, and producing internal and external email marketing campaigns. She also will take product photographs and design product packaging and other marketing materials.
Prior to joining Kuhn Rikon, Arnn was a Graphic Designer and Social Media Specialist for Wine Country This Week. She is also a wine writer for examiner.com and holds a position as the graphic design adjunct instructor at the Solano Community College in Fairfield, CA.