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APW Holdings Appoints Industry Veteran to Post of Vice President of Business Development
May 12, 2011 (04:05 PM EDT)
- Kim Seyler Joins Company's Executive Team -
WELLINGTON, Fla., May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- APW Holdings, LLC, the leading wireless and mobile electronics retailer in airports across the nation and a certified Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) operator, is pleased to announce the appointment of Kim Seyler to the position of vice president of business development. In this role, Seyler will execute a comprehensive business development plan for the APW brands, including Techshowcase and other technology concepts. She will be charged with forging partnerships with concessions managers and airport authorities as the company expands its participation in airport concessions programs across North America. Seyler will also be collaborating with InMotion Entertainment on business development initiatives for SOUNDBALANCE®, a joint venture between APW Holdings and InMotion Entertainment.
"Since its founding in 1997, Airport Wireless and Techshowcase have been the preferred destinations at the airport for travelers who want access to the latest mobile devices and accessories. Our highly trained associates give busy travelers the kind of hands-on experience that enables them to make informed decisions about our products," said Iris Goldschmidt, co-CEO and president of APW Holdings. "We are excited to welcome Kim Seyler to the APW family. We have every confidence that Kim's extensive experience and knowledge in airport concessions will help us to expand our concept to additional airports in the years to come."
Prior to joining APW, Seyler spent nearly 20 years with AIRMALL® USA, which develops and operates concessions at airports in Pittsburgh, Boston, Baltimore and Cleveland. Most recently, she served as business development manager. In this capacity, she was involved in all areas of business development, including proposal development and contract awards. Seyler was also actively engaged in the start-up of new contracts for AIRMALL USA in Baltimore, Boston and Cleveland. In addition, she oversaw marketing and public relations efforts for the company.
For more information on Airport Wireless, visit www.airportwireless.com.
Established in 1997, APW Holdings, LLC operates in 21 major metropolitan U.S. airports. These stores are a haven for business travelers seeking the latest in mobile productivity tools and accessories, or holiday travelers seeking a high-quality entertainment device. Customers are encouraged to test out the numerous live demonstration units, and ask as many questions as they like. APW Holdings is a Woman Business Enterprise (WBE). Additional information, including locations, can be found by visiting www.AirportWireless.com or www.TechShowcase.com.
SOURCE APW Holdings, LLC