SOURCE: Shapes Unlimited, Inc.

Shapes Unlimited, Inc.

April 27, 2010 11:18 ET

Shapes Unlimited, Inc. Reorganizes Leadership Team, Names Kevin Buckley Executive VP

New Structure Creates Greater Focus on Marketing and Sales While Retaining High-Quality Operations and Service

LITTLE CHUTE, WI--(Marketwire - April 27, 2010) -  Shapes Unlimited, Inc. today announced the selection of Kevin Buckley as executive vice president and general manager. In addition, Joe Scherer, previous general manager, was named vice president of operations. These changes are effective immediately.

Buckley, who recently served as president and chief executive officer of Riverside Paper Corporation, brings more than 20 years of marketing, product development, and sales experience in the manufacturing industry to Shapes Unlimited. A graduate of Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin, Buckley also completed executive programs at Northwestern University and the University of Wisconsin.

"We're excited to welcome Kevin Buckley to the Shapes Unlimited team," said Bernie Dahlin, president. "As our company has continued to grow, our need for greater focus on marketing and sales has increased. Kevin brings these valuable skills to the team -- and more."

As vice president of operations, Scherer, a 24-year veteran of Shapes Unlimited, assumes day-to-day responsibility for manufacturing and operations. During his tenure as general manager, Shapes Unlimited became recognized throughout the custom fabrication industry for fast project turn-arounds and high-quality service.

"Shapes Unlimited is an excellent company with great people and great products," said Kevin Buckley. "I'm looking forward to working side-by-side with Joe and helping bring even more benefits and value to our customers."

In recent months, Shapes Unlimited has launched a new, customer-focused website at http://shapesunlimited.com and is in the process of upgrading all marketing and sales materials.

About Shapes Unlimited, Inc.:
Founded in 1967 and based in Little Chute, Wisconsin, Shapes Unlimited, Inc. is a leading custom and stock component manufacturer for the exhibit, display, furniture, and cabinet industries. Shapes Unlimited's craftsmen produce higher-quality components, such as columns, cones, counters, displays, and tables, to exact customer specifications and with shorter turn times than its competitors. Learn more at http://www.shapesunlimited.com.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Michelle Gietman
    michelle@shapesunlimited.com
    Shapes Unlimited, Inc.
    1735 Nixon Street
    Little Chute, WI 54140
    Telephone: 920-788-5400