Eco Building Products, Inc., announced today the appointment of Buzz Nielsen as Director of Sales.
“I am very pleased to announce that Buzz Nielsen has accepted the position of Director of Sales for Eco Building Products,” said Tom Comery, President and CEO. “I know Buzz to be the consummate sales professional, having worked with him on and off for the past 20 years. I am thrilled to have him join our mission.” Comery continued, “As Director of Sales, he will report directly to me and be responsible for every aspect of the sales process and growing relationships with our valued customers—including customer selection, pricing, mix and volume, as well as ongoing customer service.”
Buzz Nielsen is a seasoned sales pro with established lumber dealer and distributor contacts throughout North America, Eco Building Products’ release said. In his 30-year career, Buzz Nielsen held tenure with key players in the industry, including: Georgia Pacific, Hayward Lumber, SierraPine, Sealaska and International Forest products. While with Georgia Pacific, he was the Branch Manager of their Seattle Distribution Center, and he has deep existing relationships throughout the Pacific Northwest, which will no doubt serve the Eco Products’ Tacoma facility well.
He knows first-hand how to bring value-added products to industry customers, and has successfully marketed commodity lumber, plywood and Oriented Strand Board (OSB), and engineered wood products as well as the very high-end tropical hardwood, Ipe imported from Brazil.
Three weeks ago, Eco Building Products announced that Randy Smith had been named CFO.