Victoria + Albert Appoints New West Coast Business Development Manager
August 10, 2016
Global brand Victoria + Albert has announced that Leslie Delli-Venneri has been appointed as Business Development Manager for the West Coast for the U.S. market. Delli-Venneri is an experienced business and sales manager with more than nine years of experience in the plumbing and kitchen and bath industries.
In this role, Delli-Venneri will be responsible for developing and strengthening relationships with key architects, designers and specifiers. In addition to delivering CEU presentations, she will liaise with ASID, NKBA and AIA and provide general market support for the West Coast.
“Leslie has a proven track record of developing long term relationships with specifiers, contractors and high-end decorative showrooms. Her technical expertise and strong desire to be a resource to all segments of the decorative plumbing world makes her the ideal manager for our west coast business development initiatives,” said Eric Phelps, president of sales for Victoria + Albert for North America.
“I am so excited to be working with Victoria + Albert,” stated Delli-Venneri. “I love things that are both beautiful and functional, which describes our product perfectly. I’m looking forward to introducing our constantly evolving product range to architects and designers.”
Following studies in Fiber Arts, Delli-Venneri began her career at J. Robert Scott Textiles. Her career took her through several showrooms, then onto positions at TOTO and Geberit. After briefly testing the water in the corporate design realm, she has returned to kitchen and bath with Victoria + Albert.