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Kimberly Frechette Joins Brasstech Sales Team

5/4/2011

Santa Ana, CA – May 4, 2011 – Brasstech, Inc., makers of Newport Brass® and GINGER® branded faucets and bath accessories and a member of the Masco family is pleased to announce the addition of Kimberly Frechette to the organization.  Effective May 16, 2011, Kimberly will assume the role of Eastern Regional Sales Manager, previously held by Chuck Molina, and will report to Brendan McCormick, Vice President of Field Sales. 

McCormick states, “Kimberly’s customer relationships and extensive business experience will solidify the growth plans we have in the East.  Her pioneering work with BainUltra and her understanding of the channel, customer and consumer will add immediate value to Brasstech and our clients.”

Kimberly brings a wealth of industry knowledge, customer relationships and business acumen to the position.  Jonathan Wood, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Brasstech, who originally met Kimberly through their mutual service in the Decorative Plumbing and Hardware Association (DPHA) commented, “I truly believe she is one of the more talented individuals in our industry.  Our entire organization is delighted that Kim is joining the team, and we know our customers will feel the same way.” 

Most recently, Kimberly served as Sales Manager for BainUltra, Inc., the therapeutic air jet baths manufacturer, where she managed sales activities in the eastern U.S.  Frechette earned her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Louisiana and has worked in the decorative plumbing industry since 1991.  She has held a seat on the Board of Directors of the DPHA since 2007 and was the Co-Chair of the DPHA Education Committee.  In 2009, Kimberly was voted “DPHA’s Manufacturing Professional of the Year” by her peers in the group. 

Kimberly is an avid athlete and regularly competes in triathlons.  She lives in the suburbs of Atlanta with her husband Pierre and her son Ryan.  Please join us in welcoming Kimberly Frechette to Brasstech, Inc.

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