UNCW & Coverbind Corporation Partnership News
(Wilmington, NC January 14, 2013) - Coverbind Corporation®, an innovative, international company dedicated to providing top quality business solutions for professional document finishing, has announced today that it has expanded with the hiring of Brianna Montgomery and Cameron Coates as their interns from the University of North Carolina Wilmington as well as the promotion of Brian Smith from within. Brianna will be the Social Media/ Sales Support Intern, Cameron will be the Document Specialist Intern, and Brian has been promoted to Sales Director.
Brianna Montgomery, Senior at Cameron School of Business at UNCW, will provide her insight to launch Coverbind into the Social Networking world. Brianna will be graduating in May with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing.
Cameron Coates, Junior at Cameron School of Business at UNCW, will be supporting an Outside Director and also catapulting sales into the next level. Cameron is going for his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Operation Management.
Joanna Henderson, Director of Work Practice at UNCW, stated, “Brianna & Cameron are great additions to the Coverbind team. They are both excellent students and Coverbind will provide a great hand-on learning experience to complement their coursework in the Cameron School of Business.”
Brian Smith, a UNCW graduate, has been promoted to Sales Director for Coverbind’s Northeast Region effective immediately. Brian has been with Coverbind since his graduation early last year from UNCW. He will be relocating to the Hartford, Connecticut area to start his new career in mid-February.
“Over the last couple of years, I have been extremely impressed with the high level of talent that the Cameron Business School is producing. We are thankful and fortunate at Coverbind to once again receive top notch business students for our very coveted sales and marketing internships,” said John Davis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Coverbind.
Susan Webb, Area Vice President Sales/Professional Documents Division, adds, “We have a phenomenal training internship program that we put together with the Cameron School of Business to provide top notch students with real world sales/marketing training. We are excited about the opportunity to train, mentor and grow these students with the future potential to bring them on board full-time post graduation.”
About The Coverbind Corporation
The Coverbind Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bindomatic A.B., a Swedish corporation conducting business in more than 35 countries on 6 continents. The U.S. headquarters are located in Wilmington, NC. For almost 30 years, Coverbind has been providing patented covers and binding machines to customers throughout the U.S. with a commitment to continue developing product enhancements that allow consistent delivery of the highest quality professional binding solutions to customers.
About University of North Carolina Wilmington
Approximately 13,000 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students experience UNC Wilmington’s unique blend of teaching, research and service learning opportunities, a mix of classical and innovative approaches that creates powerful learning experiences, giving our graduates a competitive advantage in today’s marketplace. As the state’s coastal university, UNCW is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. Our academic experiences stimulate creative inquiry, critical thinking, thoughtful expression and responsible citizenship in an array of high-quality programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and in our doctoral programs in marine biology and educational leadership. Substantial research activity, combined with our hallmark teaching excellence and moderate size, advances distinctive student involvement in faculty scholarship.
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