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Picanol of America names Tom Johnston as sales manager
Jul '14
Picanol of America has appointed Tom Johnston as new Sales Manager with immediate effect. In his new function Tom Johnston, who has wide international experience in the textile sector, will be responsible for the sales of Picanol weaving machines in the United States.
Tom graduated from Clemson University in 1987 and worked at the Milliken Judson Plant for 2 years. He later worked for Parkdale Mill for 18 years, 14 years as the Plant Manager. Afterwards he developed a solid track record in the sales of weaving machines, with a strong focus on technical textiles.
“Following the opening of our new headquarters in 2013, the appointment of Tom Johnston is further proof that Picanol of America now more than ever is committed to providing outstanding customer service, the exceptional levels of quality that Picanol is renowned for, high value, and rapid delivery to meet the needs of our customers from the American market. We will make sure that we continue to deliver the very best weaving machines and the highest levels of service to our valued American customers.”
About Picanol of America
Picanol of America is focusing on sales of Picanol weaving machines and original Picanol spare parts and accessories, as well as machine repair and training services. Picanol of America is a 100% subsidiary of the Picanol Group. It currently employs 19 people.


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