Vacaville, CA - M&G DuraVent and Security Chimneys announced that Karen Galaise has been promoted to the position of Regional Sales Manager for the newly created Quebec, Canada region. Karen will be responsible for sales of both M&G DuraVent and Security Chimneys products in the province of Quebec and the Ottawa metropolitan area. She will report to Geoff Wilcox, the Canadian National Sales Manager. Karen will work directly with customers in the hearth and HVAC/PHC markets.
Karen has been with Security Chimneys for 25 years. Her roles at Security have included Human Resources, Executive Administrative Assistant and most recently as Customer Service Coordinator. She has a strong knowledge of the customer base, the industry and the products. Karen is also fluent in French and has lived in the Montreal area most of her life. She currently resides in Repentigny, QC with her husband and two children.
Both M&G DuraVent and Security Chimneys are pleased that Karen has accepted this new opportunity which begins July 1, 2014. With her experience in the industry she will be a great addition to the sales force. Karen will be located at the Security Chimneys offices in Laval, QC but will spend a lot of her time working with customers to improve their businesses.
About M&G DuraVent M&G DuraVent is a recognized technological leader in the venting industry. All M&G companies, including DuraVent, exclusively develop, manufacture and market a wide range of flue and vent products in aluminum, stainless steel and plastic for the HVAC and hearth industry. M&G is the largest supplier of engineered venting systems for the high-efficiency heating market in Europe for 20 years. For more information, please visit www.duravent.com.
About Security Chimneys For over 50 years, Security Chimneys International has built a reputation as one of the most trusted suppliers of quality chimneys and fireplaces in North America. Their dedication to total quality lives in the research and development of new products and services for the residential and commercial markets. Their manufacturing facility is located in Laval, Quebec. For more information, please visit www.securitychimneys.com or www.chemineesecurite.com.
Karen Galaise, Regional Sales Manager - Quebec