sail-world.com -- Ullman Sails names new VP and General Manager
Ullman Sails names new VP and General Manager
Wed, 30 Jan 2013
Kelly Buchan has been appointed the new Vice President and General Manager of Ullman Sails International, Inc., the license management office of the Ullman Sails group based in Newport Beach, CA, effective January 1, 2013.
Ullman Sails President and CEO David Ullman said, 'In Kelly’s five and half years with the company, she has made a substantial and positive impact on the internal operations of the Ullman Sails group. In recent years she has taken a central role in shifting our focus forward, facilitating and implementing projects that will affect the direction of Ullman Sails. I am pleased to recognize her work and look forward to much more from her in the future.'
In her new role Ms. Buchan will continue her management of group operations, but will increasingly direct her focus to business development. She has served as administrator for the Ullman Sails group since August 2007.
The Ullman Sails group is recognized as an international sailmaker with over 70 Ullman Sails locations, including production lofts, service facilities and dealers in over 25 countries worldwide. The group is made up of individually owned businesses built on a longstanding tradition of quality sailmaking, local service, accessible expertise, and above all, a passion for the sport of sailing.