AVC Names Johnsen International Training Chief
The AVC Group said Tuesday that it has named Kenneth Johnsen its new international training manager. Johnsen's new position will give him responsibility for "development and implementation of all distributor and dealer training programs and training teams" for AVC's brands, the company said.
The group consists of the ELAN, Niles, Xantech, Sunfire and ATON brands. Johnsen was previously Western regional sales manager for Niles and is a 12-year veteran of the company. He will report to AVC President Mark Terry.
"He is a natural educator who understands how to train distributors and dealers to completely and accurately present the full capabilities of our brands' product lines," Terry said in a stateement. "On top of this, he is a leader who can identify and motivate a global team of product specialists who will take our training courses deeper into every geographic region around the world."