Oregon City, OR –-(AmmoLand.com)- Benchmade Knife Company, manufacturer of premium sports cutlery for 31 years, is pleased to announce the addition of Mike Ulwelling as the companies new Vice President of Marketing & Sales.
As the latest member of the Benchmade Team, Mike Ulwelling will oversee Benchmade’s sales channels and marketing.
With a well-rounded base focused on leadership development, Ulwelling brings a driven style of management that will further strengthen the Benchmade culture and brand. During his time at Blount International, Ulwelling led the development and implementation of a new product development process for externally vended items, development of a new product road map for three major categories, and development and implementation of cross-functional business processes in support of management of the business, including product launch and product supply planning. Under Ulwelling’s leadership, Blount Internationals business grew 20% year over year. Ulwelling will bring a combined, 19 years of executive experience from companies such as Hewlett Packard, Ideagility and Service Master Solutions.
“Mike’s success as CEO/owner of a former company will strengthen and reinforce our entrepreneurial approach.” said Les de Asis, CEO of Benchmade Knife Company. “We are all very excited to have the addition …Read the Rest