Atlanta, GA – October 21, 2022 – Polyvision Corporation, a global leader in the innovation and manufacture of CeramicSteel, collaborative writing products and architectural panels for interior and exterior cladding, today announced that it has promoted Kevin Taney to Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing, and Kim Allen to Director, Global Product and Marketing.
Before joining Polyvision in 2021, Taney held key leadership roles at several large contract furniture manufacturers, including most recently serving as General Manager of Maxon. Prior to that, he spent more than 15 years at Kimball International, including as Director of Sales, East Region for National Office Furniture, and also held strategic roles at Cort Furniture, Allsteel, and Integrity Furniture.
In his new role, Taney will lead Polyvision’s global sales team to further develop global and regional strategies designed to optimize the company’s Sales, Product Development, Marketing, and Customer Service functions while also helping to drive the company’s expansion efforts into emerging markets.
Allen will lead Polyvision’s global marketing initiatives. She brings a solid background of more than 15 years of experience in both product development and marketing bolstered by previous roles with Steelcase and Polyvision, including Solutions Fulfillment Team Member, Specialist – Channel and Marketing Support, and – most recently – Senior Product Manager.
“As we continue to work to ensure alignment and global collaboration across our organization, I look forward to the many contributions of Kevin and Kim in their expanded roles,” said Kevin McCoy, CEO of Polyvision Corporation. “This strategic realignment will allow us to focus more effectively on our customers and their needs, while also growing our business across all of the geographic regions we serve.”
Taney will continue to report to McCoy, and Allen will report to Taney.
About Polyvision Corporation
Polyvision Corporation is a global leader in the innovation and manufacture of CeramicSteel for a variety of industries. For more than 65 years, the company has helped to make the world a better place by creating products that enhance visual experiences and connect people to their environments. Polyvision CeramicSteel is used around the world for traditional chalkboard and whiteboard surfaces, modern collaboration products for many of the world’s most influential organizations, and architectural walls and cladding for public spaces.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Polyvision does business in over 65 countries. For more information about CeramicSteel and its uses, visit polyvision.com.