John Maiuri has served as the Northeast Regional Territory Manager for Spruce Computer Systems LATHAM, NY – June 30, 2012 – Spruce Computer Systems is pleased to announce that John Maiuri has been promoted to Vice President of Marketing & Business Development. Maiuri is being tasked with strengthening Spruce’s Marketing efforts and leading the development and management of key strategic partnerships such as Spruce’s expansion into Canada with St-Laurent, Québec–based OGC and expanding relationships with the major buying groups and lumber & hardware associations.
Maiuri Offers Experience and Proven Leadership
Maiuri’s sales and leadership skills, industry experience, involvement, and awards illustrate why he was selected for the new position. He began his career in 1982 when he became a yard foreman at Dunn Builders Supply Corporation in Catskill, NY. He served as a Purchasing Agent and General Manager before taking over the reins as President in 1994. He began his career with Spruce as their Northeast Regional Territory Manager in 2008.
Maiuri is currently the Treasurer of the Northeastern Retail Lumber Association (NRLA) Political Action Committee. He also serves on NRLA’s New York Legislative Committee. He is the immediate past Chairman of the Board of the Columbia County Chamber of Commerce.
He was the Eastern New York Lumber Dealer Association’s Lumberperson of the Year in 2003 and the Heart of Catskill Association’s Businessman of the Year in 2004.
New Position was an “Easy Decision”
“My decision to enter my new role at Spruce was made simple by two things: my very successful experiences selling our SpruceWare.NET software over the past four years and Spruce’s handcrafted tailored approach to the needs of our partners and customers,” said Maiuri. “I am pleased to have the opportunity to oversee Spruce’s marketing efforts and craft a business development strategy through our partnerships with the LBM buying groups, Hardline Coops and Trade Associations.”
A Logical Choice
“We are pleased to have John assume his new role and look forward to reaping the benefits of strengthening our partnerships within the LBM and Hardware vertical” said Rob Fitzpatrick, President of Spruce Computer Systems, “and by combining this position with our marketing efforts we will be leveraging our corporate strengths. John has a unique perspective stemming from over twenty-five years as a Spruce customer running a very successful multilocation LBM operation and for the last four years managing sales in the Northeast Territory for Spruce. John will be taking that same handcrafted tailored approach to our partnerships that Spruce has with our software for over twenty-seven years.”
About Spruce Computer Systems
Founded in 1985, Spruce Computer Systems, Inc. is a provider of business management software to lumber and building material dealers, home centers, and hardware stores. Spruce customers are found nationwide and throughout Canada and the UK. The company has its corporate headquarters is in Latham, NY, with satellite offices in Waukesha, WI; Atlanta, GA; Kansas City, MO; Denver, CO; Larkspur, CA; and Surrey, England.
SpruceWare.NET is a trademark of Spruce Computer Systems, Inc.
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