MARBLE OF THE WORLD WELCOMES JAN SCOTT MERLE AS DIRECTOR OF ARCHITECTURAL & DESIGN SALES
STRATEGIC HIRE TO LEAD DYNAMIC GROWTH IN BUSINESS TO BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Fort Lauderdale, Fla., - October 9, 2018 – Marble of the World, South Florida’s leading distributor of natural stone and luxury surfaces, announced the addition of Jan Scott Merle as Director of Architectural and Design Sales.
In this role, Merle will head and build a highly specialized team of architectural and design representatives. His responsibilities include sales management and training, development of continuing education programs and business to business development.
“We are very proud to welcome Mr. Merle to our staff at Marble of the World, said Charles Urso, president of Marble of the World. We feel confident that he will provide the company the necessary means to build upon our new and existing architectural and design business and we are excited that someone of Merle’s caliber and experience is leading this strategic initiative for sales and client acquisition.”
Merle comes to Marble of The World with over 40 years of design experience, the bulk of which being in Interior Design. Most recently, he served as a professor in the Interior Design Department at The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale. Previous to that, owner and president of Jan Merle Interior Design, interior designer for such firms as Robb & Stucky Furniture and Design Studio, and Carls Furniture, and vice president e-commerce, Designonlineinc.com.
Merle holds state and national certifications in Interior design and is affiliated with numerous professional and industry related organizations.
Merle holds a Master of Education, from Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL., Master of Fine Arts, Interior Design, Miami International University of Art and Design, Miami, FL., Master of Science in Urban and Regional Planning, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL., and Bachelor of Arts, Sociology, Boston University, Boston, MA. Merle can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org and cell phone No: 954-870-2636