Press Releases Kering Eyewear Appoints Glenn Rusk as Senior VP of Sales for North America Published 6 years ago on May 16, 2016 By INVISION Staff Share Tweet (Press Release) PADUA, ITALY – Kering Eyewear has announced the appointment of Glenn Rusk as senior vice president of sales – North America. Reporting to Antonio Bortuzzo, head of Kering Eyewear Americas, Rusk will be based in New Jersey and will be responsible for developing sales and the visibility of the Kering Eyewear brand portfolio in the trade channels of the North American market. Prior to joining Kering Eyewear, Glenn was senior vice president – commercial head of North America for Safilo. For more than four years, he led the U.S. commercial operations transformation, bringing solid sales growth. Rusk has extensive experience in leading sales in different industries, both in the U.S. and Canada. “The addition of Glenn to Kering Eyewear Americas marks an important step for the organization of our distribution in North America,” says Roberto Vedovotto, Kering eyewear president and CEO. “Glenn’s extensive experience in high-end brand distribution will be pivotal to Kering Eyewear’s approach to the markets. I am certain that he will bring a strong contribution to the commercial expansion of Kering Eyewear in North America.” Advertisement Related Topics: click to Comment(Comment) Up Next Transitions Optical Teams Up With Irma Martinez to Offer Summer Travel Tips to Hispanics Don't Miss Rudy Project Supports First-Ever American Pair to Row 1,000 Leagues Across the Atlantic SPONSORED VIDEO Shamir Glacier Plus Metaform: Stronger. Thinner. Lighter. It’s time for a new compromise-free lens technology that completely changes our concept of what's possible. Glacier Plus™ Metaform enables customers to enjoy strength and safety alongside the aesthetics of thin and light lenses. Now Available: The next technical revolution in the world of optics. You may like Promoted Headlines Recommend a Simple Solution for Your Patients’ Daily Dry Eye Challenges Alcon See What’s Possible with EssilorLuxottica 360 EssilorLuxottica Shamir Glacier Plus Metaform: Stronger. Thinner. Lighter. Shamir Lens Advertisement Latest Trending Videos Press Releases11 hours ago VSP Ventures Acquires EYEcenter Optometric Press Releases11 hours ago Treehouse Eyes Partners with Johnson & Johnson Vision Press Releases12 hours ago Valley Contax Announces New Directors Press Releases14 hours ago Prevent Blindness Declares First-ever Geographic Atrophy Awareness Week as Dec. 6-12, 2021 Press Releases15 hours ago New Paper Explores Connection Between Vision and Cognitive Function Photo Gallery2 days ago 16 Painfully Relatable Memes About Working Holiday Retail Sponsored Content2 weeks ago Shamir Glacier Plus Metaform: Stronger. Thinner. Lighter. Photo Gallery2 weeks ago 12 Images That Show Why Spectrum Eye Care in Hamilton, ON, Was Named One of (North) America’s Finest Optical Retailers Headlines3 weeks ago Warby Parker Will Soon Have 161 Stores Headlines4 weeks ago Store Owner Grapples with Thief in Witness Video Sponsored Content2 weeks ago See What’s Possible with EssilorLuxottica 360 INVISION Podcast2 months ago INVISION Podcast New Season: Dee Talks With Dr. Diana Canto-Sims on the Challenges of Serving the Nation’s Largest Ethnic and Racial Minority Press Releases3 months ago Global Vision Campaign Seeks to Achieve 1M Vision Screenings and Eye Exams for World Sight Day Sponsored Content3 months ago Introducing the VariluxⓇ Challenge Press Releases4 months ago Sun Pharma Launches 4th ‘Dry Eye Gets Personal’ Video Campaign Advertisement SubscribeBULLETINS Get the most important news and business ideas for eyecare professionals every weekday from INVISION. Advertisement Most Popular Photo Gallery2 days ago 16 Painfully Relatable Memes About Working Holiday Retail Headlines7 days ago New Look Vision Acquires Luxury Optical Holdings The Big survey1 week ago So Overrated! ECPs Tell Us the Top 10 Things About The Profession That Don’t Deserve the Hype Headlines3 days ago Feds Seize $479K Worth of Illegal Contact Lenses Headlines2 days ago Eyewear Seller Says ‘Online Hitmen’ Are Destroying Her Business Sponsored Content2 days ago Recommend a Simple Solution for Your Patients’ Daily Dry Eye Challenges The Big survey6 days ago Big Survey: Most ECPs Still Expect to be Working Past 65 Tools and Equipment6 days ago Stumped on Holiday Gifts for Your Eye Loving Loved Ones? We Got You Covered!