Novik, the manufacturer of NovikShake and NovikStone, announced today that Joe Kauffmann has joined the Novik sales team as Senior Territory Manager–Midwest.
Kauffmann brings 32 years of experience in the building products industry where he served in several executive positions related to one-step and two-step distribution, as well as manufacturing. Kauffmann’s most recent experience was as Director of Sales for DAP sealants and adhesives, where he developed partnerships with key wholesale window, door, and siding distributors across the country. He also served as director of national accounts at Huttig Building products, a national two step distributor based in St. Louis, MO; and was named the first regional manager ever for Tapco/Mid America Building Products, where he worked for 10 years.
“We are thrilled to have Joe join the Novik team. His addition is the latest investment Novik has made in people, products, and branding.” said Ralph Bruno, President, Novik. “Joe’s leadership, experience and proven track record in the building products channel will be a tremendous asset for us as we accelerate our growth in the market.”