KPI-JCI and Astec Mobile Screens announced that Melinda Schweitzer will take on the role of marketing manager, effective June 10.
Schweitzer, who has 12 years of successful experience in the marketing field, most recently worked at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton, S.D., as a Physician Recruitment Director. Prior to that, she worked as marketing manager at Poet Nutrition in Sioux Falls, S.D. Schweitzer will take the reins from Lisa Carson, who will continue to work with the company as a consultant and pursue other entrepreneurial opportunities.
“Melinda’s accomplishments and experience will certainly benefit the development of our domestic and global markets strategically,” said Mike Johnson, vice president of sales and marketing. “Her strong leadership skills are built on a commitment to grow our companies and align our product development and marketing efforts.”
“I am excited to work with a group of talented professionals in the promotion of KPI-JCI and Astec Mobile Screens products, and in addition, increase market awareness and expand market presence,” Schweitzer said.
KPI-JCI and Astec Mobile Screens also announced Michelle Cwach’s promotion to media relations manager. Cwach, who has worked as a marketing associate at KPI-JCI and Astec Mobile Screens for the past two years, will expand her role to manage the public relations, advertising and social media for the company.
“Michelle has been a great asset to KPI-JCI and Astec Mobile Screens over the past two years, and we are excited to introduce new responsibilities to her daily duties,” said Mike Johnson, vice president of sales and marketing. “Her strong understanding of and passion for traditional and new media will help her strategically promote KPI-JCI and Astec Mobile Screens and its products on a global level.”