Galaxy Glass and Stone announced that Lynda Portelli has joined the company as director of marketing. In this newly created position, Portelli will oversee all marketing and public relations campaigns for the company, as well as assist with sales and product development. Reporting directly to the senior vice-president of sales and operations, Ernst Wachsmuth, Portelli will be based in Galaxy’s corporate office in Fairfield, N.J.
“We are very excited to have Lynda join our team; she brings a high energy level, professional expertise, and organizational abilities that will greatly contribute to our future successes at Galaxy Glass and Stone,” Wachsmuth says. “She is a proven performer in the marketing, public relations, sales and product development fields, as evidenced by her work with companies such as Imagine Tile, Peggy Karr Glass and Dauphin North America.”
Portelli holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing and an associate’s degree in fashion buying and merchandising from the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York.