PPC added to the sales team for its Perfect Path line of professional connectors and cables with the hiring of Chris Gibbins and Rebecca Ziolko as western and eastern sales managers, respectively.
Chris Gibbins, PPC's western sales manager
In their new roles, Gibbins and Ziolko will be responsible for developing and implementing strategic sales plans for the Perfect Path family of products in the consumer electronics, custom installation, and retail AV markets, while directing channel development activity and coordinating sales distribution to their respective territories.
Gibbins comes to PPC with experience as a senior product development and sales manager at Monster Cable Products Inc. He previously served as merchandise buyer and as regional sales manager for California-based The Good Guys specialty retail chain.
Ziolko has been with PPC since 2005. She has held the positions of marketing coordinator, insides sales representative, associate regional sales manager, and product marketing manager of retail markets, where she managed the PPC HDMI consumer cable product line.
Rebecca Ziolko, PPC's eastern sales manager
"I am pleased to welcome Chris to the Perfect Path team, and congratulate Rebecca on her new position," PPC President John Mezzalingua said. "Both have valuable experience in the consumer electronics industry and have demonstrated a penchant for success that will be instrumental to us as we strengthen the market presence of our Perfect Path line."
Eric Bodley, vice president and general manager of consumer electronics for PPC, is in charge of the Perfect Path brand.
"Perfect Path is a complete connectivity solution, and since its introduction at CEDIA Expo 2009, the brand has really taken off,” Bodley stated. “I look forward to working with both Chris and Rebecca as we build on this momentum and continue to penetrate the consumer electronics market."
Gibbins will be based outside San Francisco, and Ziolko will be based in New York City. Both will report to Bodley.