Fairfield, New Jersey – Poggenpohl welcomes Marcia Speer as president of their North American division. A proven results-oriented leader, Speer has over 25 years’ experience in the luxury German Kitchen segment.
“Marcia’s success in growing brand awareness, long-term relationships built over her career in the A&D community and industry leadership, underscores Poggenpohl’s commitment to the U.S. and Canadian markets,” states Bas Mol, global sales director for Poggenpohl Manufacturing GmbH.
The architect of the modern kitchen, Poggenpohl is set to invest in innovative new products and retail showroom updates, including the launch of a new flagship location in SoHo, New York.
“I am delighted to join this exceptional company and lead its management team,” states Marcia Speer, president for Poggenpohl North America. “I look forward to leveraging my years in the industry to promote this iconic brand, continuing Poggenpohl’s march to distinction in North America.”
Speer brings strong performance and people-driven skills to Poggenpohl after holding key leadership roles including: director of retail sales and director of market development. She has an established track record of sales growth in every position she’s held starting as a showroom manager.
Poggenpohl has a long tradition of innovation. As the inventor of the modern kitchen, Poggenpohl sustainably combines architectural concepts and applications with trend-setting design, superb craftsmanship and technical precision. Founded in 1892, the small cabinetmaker’s shop has evolved into the leading brand for German-made luxury kitchen architecture. The company’s outstanding international reputation is built upon its constant pursuit of innovation. Poggenpohl kitchens are manufactured at the company’s headquarters in Herford, Germany, ensuring their distinction and high standard of quality. The kitchens are sold in over 70 countries around the world, through an international network of the company’s own studios and authorized business partners. poggenpohl.com