MEDIA RELEASE: Summer Classics promotes Connie Kasper to Assistant Vice President of Marketing
Birmingham, Alabama, August 15, 2013, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Summary: Summer Classics promoted Connie Kasper to Assistant Vice President of Marketing, responsible for working with Parker James President, Harold Hudson, and Summer Classics VP of Sales and Marketing, Keith Norton, on strategic planning, marketing logistics, and customer communications.
Connie Kasper has been promoted to Assistant Vice President of Marketing at Summer Classics, Inc. Kasper will support both the Summer Classics and Parker James brands. She will be responsible for working with Parker James President, Harold Hudson, and Summer Classics VP of Sales and Marketing, Keith Norton, on strategic planning, marketing logistics, and customer communications. Kasper joined SC in 2005 as Head of Customer Service for Summer Classics, Inc. She has an exceptional record and reputation, winning the “Whatever It Takes Award” in 2007, Most Dedicated Employee in 2008, and Outstanding Achievement Award in 2013 for incredible years of service to the Customer Service Department”…In August, at Summer Classics annual Garden Party, a new product preview and learning symposium drawing dealers from across the U.S., an award was named after her, the “Connie Kasper Customer Service Award” which will be awarded annually to the most outstanding customer service rep.
“Connie has been such an incredible and tireless asset to our team. We are absolutely thrilled to have her move up into this position. The customer, product and operations experience she has about our companies will serve her well.” said Bew White, III, CEO of Summer Classics. Kasper states, “It is exciting to be honored with this new opportunity. Keeping our eyes focused on the customer will be our m.o. going forward.”
Summer Classics is a premier innovator, manufacturer, and retailer of fine outdoor furniture in the U.S. For over a quarter century, the family owned company has aimed to delight its customers by passionately designing patio furniture from the belief that timeless designs can and will be embraced for years. Life’s best moments. Furnished.™