May 1, 2006
LUMBERTON, NJ - Charles L. Burhans, president of Blanco America, has announced the appointment of two new senior management positions. Don Farquhar has been appointed Logistics and Supply Chain Distributor Manager. He began his career with Blanco America in 1991 as Warehouse Manager, and in 1996, he was promoted to Operations Manager. As Farquhar heads into his 15th year with the company, he will now oversee procurement, warehouse and inventory management, and supply chain logistics.
Blanco America also welcomes Amy L. Larson, who holds the newly created position of Senior Product Manager. As a new addition to the company's team, she will be responsible for new product development and strategic product positioning of the company's complete line of kitchen sinks, faucets and accessories. Larson holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin, and she has held a variety of related positions with companies such as Kohlet, Sterling (a division of Kohler) and Everpure, where she developed her product management skills.