Standard Products appointments: Yakiwchuk Doughty Grech and Lagacé
By Anthony Capkun
September 5, 2013 – Standard Products Inc.—a privately held, family-owned business supplying a range of lighting solutions to the commercial, industrial and residential markets—announced several employee appointments within the organization:
Zane Yakiwchuk, regional sales manager for Alberta, has also accepted the position of regional sales manager for the Midwest. The company says Zane’s “previous achievements, strong leadership skills and motivation for Standard to be the leader in lighting make him ideally suited for this position”.
Mark Doughty, vice-president controls & automation, has also accepted the position of regional sales manager for the Maritimes, where he will be provide guidance and direction to the company’s regional representative, as well as build and maintain long-term relationship with customers.
Jeffrey Grech has been appointed to the position of regional sales manager for Ontario, a team with which he has been for almost five years. He most recently served as assistant manager of Ontario, contributing to the development of the Ontario reps for over a year.
Stéphane Lagacé has been appointed to the position of regional sales manager for Quebec, assuming leadership and direction for external sales for all of Quebec. Stéphane’s responsibilities include the overall success of his territory, building long-term client relationships with customers.