Carlisle Fluid Technologies Hires Marketing Director, Business Director
Judy Lietzke and John Owed have 33 and 36 years of industry experience, respectively.
Carlisle Fluid Technologies has hired two directors: Judy Lietzke has returned to the company as marketing director of the Americas region, and John Owed has been hired as strategic business director of finishing.
Judy Lietzke, marketing director, Americas.
Lietzke has over 33 years of experience in the finishing industry working with distributor, integrators and industry partners. In her new capacity, Judy will help drive overall brand development and messaging in the marketplace.
Tom Murray, VP of sales, Americas, says, “We are happy to have Judy back with the Calrisle Fluid Technologies family. Her experience over the years in both marketing and product management will provide valuable insight to help Carlisle Fluid Technologies reach the marketplace.”
John Owed, strategic business director, finishing.
With over 36 years experience in the industry, Owed has the knowledge and history to guide the Carlisle Fluid Technologies team on the development of new and innovated products while growing relationships with its distribution, integrator and international partners to bring these new products to the finishing market.
“John Owed’s experience and product knowledge will help bring Carlisle Fluid Technologies vision for innovation and solutions to our valued distributors and customers,” Murray says. “John will add a considerable amount market experience to elevate our products and innovation to the next level.”
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