Swiss Krono’s Travis Bass to retire
Barnwell, SC—Travis Bass, executive VP of sales and marketing, will retire on December 31, 2021 from Swiss Krono USA, Inc., a subsidiary of the Swiss Krono Group, after twenty-one years of service with the company. Bass’ successor will be Kyle Brown, formerly vice president of worldwide sales at Aden + Anais, Inc.
“Travis Bass has been instrumental in leading our sales and marketing initiatives since the company started here in the US,” said Erik Christensen, CEO of Swiss Krono USA. “Travis will remain with the company through the end of the year to ensure a smooth transition of his responsibilities. His experience and knowledge are invaluable, so we have a solid succession plan in place to pass his knowledge on to Brown. We look forward to working closely with Travis through the end of the year and are grateful for his many contributions to the success of Swiss Krono USA.”
Christensen added: “Kyle Brown will join the company effective August 2 as a key member of the management team, working closely with Travis and the sales/marketing team during the four-month transition period. Brown comes to Swiss Krono with a wealth of experience in the construction products channel and has worked for companies such as Stanley Black and Decker, Husqvarna Group and Hunter Fan Company. He brings Swiss Krono more than 24 years of experience in sales leadership and marketing.”