NILES, IL--Shure Incorporated announced today that four associates have been named to new global marketing positions within the company:
Mark Brunner is senior director of brand management. In this role, he will work with all of Shure's business units to lead the company's future branding initiatives, Shure's web presence and other activities to strengthen the Shure brand. Brunner joined Shure in 1989 as a sales correspondent.
Stephen Kohler is director of marketing strategy and planning. His primary responsibility will be to identify long-term market opportunities by assessing technology and competitive trends. Kohler rejoined Shure in 2006 after spending several years working in marketing and brand management positions at Digital Innovations, a small consumer electronics company in Chicago, and Kraft Foods.
Jim Santilli is director of market research. He will continue to lead Shure's market research activities to determine customer needs and stay abreast of the latest evolving market trends. Santilli joined Shure in 2002 with more than 20 years of marketing experience in the advertising, catalog, medical device and pro audio industries.
Scott Sullivan is senior director of product management. In this position, Scott will manage all Shure products, product lines, and product lifecycles. Sullivan started his tenure at Shure in 1991 as a technical buyer. His experience at Shure includes work in the domestic and international purchasing departments, market development and product marketing. For more information visit www.shure.com.