OWATONNA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wenger Corporation, an innovative manufacturer of specialized products for performing arts, music education, and athletics, announces that Damon G. Atwood has joined the company in the new role of Technical Sales Manager.
In this position, Atwood will team with Wenger’s Regional Sales Managers to help provide performing arts customers and consultants with more comprehensive technical resources, product expertise and specification support. His focus will include all products and services targeting the performing arts market for Wenger and J.R. Clancy, the stage rigging company that became a part of Wenger in 2011.
“In his important new role, Damon will spearhead our efforts to fully leverage the combined capabilities Wenger and J.R. Clancy offer the performing arts market,” said Chris Simpson, President and CEO of Wenger. “Capitalizing on his knowledge and industry experience, Damon will help us better serve the needs of the many architects, theatre consultants, acoustical consultants and other professionals we proudly partner with and support.”
Atwood’s career in the performing arts/entertainment industries spans more than 30 years, including sales management positions and hands-on stage rigging experience. For five years he managed packaged hoist sales for J.R. Clancy. Most recently Atwood has been serving the industry with his own strategic consulting company.
About Wenger Corporation
Wenger Corporation provides innovative, high-quality products and solutions for performing arts, music and theatre education, and athletic equipment storage and transport. For almost 70 years Wenger has been listening to what our customers need and then designing and manufacturing innovative, durable and functional products to meet those needs. Founded in 1885, J.R. Clancy designs and manufactures high-quality rigging and theatrical equipment. For more information on J.R. Clancy, please call 1-800-836-1885 or visit www.jrclancy.com.
For more information on Wenger, please call 1-800-4WENGER or visit www.wengercorp.com.