Shannon Martin | Girl Designer Welcomes Donna Dapper
SEATTLE, WA, September 15, 2015: To support the ongoing growth of the Shannon Martin | Girl Designer brand, Donna Dapper has been hired as Director of Sales. Ms. Dapper brings 29 years of experience to the job and has extensive knowledge of the greeting card, social stationery and gift products industry.
Ms. Dapper will work closely with owner and designer, Shannon Martin, as well as the line’s national force of sales representatives, allowing Shannon to focus on product development and overall brand management. “We are thrilled to welcome Donna, and are confident that her experience, professionalism and passion for the industry will be of great benefit to our entire team.” said Shannon. Likewise, Donna is excited to join the team, sharing, “I have been a fan of the Shannon Martin line for a long time, and I am thrilled with the opportunity to join such a creative and visionary organization.”
Ms. Dapper will be working out of her East Coast office, which will be an added benefit for Shannon Martin | Girl Designer and distribution partner The Madison Park Group, both of which are located on the West Coast. “We pride ourselves on teamwork and enjoy close working relationships with all of our sales associates and customers. Donna provides a strong East Coast anchor, which will certainly bring a great added value to our overall sales support” said Shannon. In addition, Donna will closely collaborate with The Madison Park Group’s senior team members, including Executive Vice President of Sales Tom Shoaf and President Glen Biely, both of whom will remain actively involved with the high-level sales and marketing of Shannon Martin | Girl Designer.