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Gerber Technology Expands U.S. Sales Team with Account Executive on the West Coast


(TOLLAND, Conn., USA, July 9, 2012 ) Candace Dozer has joined Gerber Technology as account executive for Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming and the Greater Los Angeles area in California. Dozer brings more than a decade of experience in the apparel industry. Most recently, she was employed as an account director with zipper manufacturer YKK and, prior to that, was account director with Lectra.

Bud Staples, vice president of North American Sales for Gerber, said, “Gerber’s sales in the U.S. are strong with strong demand particularly on the West Coast. Candace has a multitude of long-standing relationships with apparel companies within her territory and is well positioned to help customers define the role that our automated solutions play in helping them achieve their business goals.”

In addition to her on-the-ground experience, Dozer holds degrees in apparel manufacturing and footwear design from FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in Los Angeles.

Dozer said, “I’m proud to be working for the leading software and computer-aided manufacturing equipment provider with the strongest support network in the U.S. This means that service after the sale is a top priority at Gerber and helps me ensure that my customers receive the training and support they need when they need it.”

About Gerber Technology

For more than four decades, Gerber Technology has been the world leader in providing sophisticated hardware and software systems to automate and more effectively manage the product design and manufacturing process. We serve 25,000 customers, including more than 100 Fortune 500 companies, in the aerospace, apparel, retail, composites, packaging, furniture, technical textiles and transportation interiors industries in 130 countries. Our products help users move faster, at less cost and with the highest quality.

Based in Connecticut, USA, Gerber Technology is owned by Vector Capitol, a San Francisco-based, global private equity firm specializing in the technology sector that manages more than $1 billion of equity capital. Visit http://www.gerbertechnology.com for more information.

Ben Hanson Ben Hanson is one of WhichPLM’s top contributors. Ben has worked for magazines, newspapers, local government agencies, multi-million pound conservation projects, museums and creative publications before his eventual migration to the Retail, Footwear and Apparel industry.Having previously served as WhichPLM’s Editor, Ben knows the WhichPLM style, and has been responsible for many of our on-the-ground reports and interviews over the last few years. With a background in literature, marketing and communications, Ben has more than a decade’s worth of experience, and is now viewed as one of the industry’s best-known writers.