Sto Corp. Announces Two Key Personnel Changes With Proven Leadership and Deep Industry Expertise

ATLANTA, GA – (TBD) Sto Corp., the innovative world leader in claddings, air barriers, coatings, and restoration systems, is pleased to announce two key personnel changes to its top ranks.

In sales, Mark Orlando has been promoted from South Region Sales Manager to Vice President, Sales. Mark has been with Sto Corp. for more than eight years and has consistently exceeded expectations in domestic sales. He has also been highly successful in building strong relationships with colleagues and customers alike. In his new role, Mark will shape the sales strategy and oversee the daily operations of the US sales team and their activities. Mark holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, with a major in marketing and a minor in economics.

In marketing, Claudia Mueller has been named Director, Marketing Communications, replacing Michelle Leader, who retired after nearly 12 years with Sto Corp. In this role, Claudia will be responsible for planning, development, implementation, and measurement of all marketing communications strategies, as well as public relations activities.

Wielding more than 20 years’ worth of marketing experience, Claudia has deep roots in the building materials industry, having worked for companies such as LX Hausys America, Inc. and Hansgrohe, Inc. Her expertise spans product launches, initiatives and projects supporting a broad range of business channels and target groups. A native of Germany, Claudia holds a BBA in International Marketing.

Jose Berlingeri, President, and Chief Executive Officer for Sto Americas added: “We are extremely excited about both of these announcements. Mark has proven his leadership qualities time and again and we are thankful to have him in this new role. Claudia’s depth of experience in the industry and in marketing in general are sure to have an immediate impact.”

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About Sto

Sto is an international technology leader in the design and production of innovative building materials tailored to human needs. Our wall systems, coatings and finishes have been the choice of leading architects, engineers and contractors for over 60 years, and we are the world’s largest manufacturer of exterior thermal insulation systems, with 50 subsidiaries in 38 countries and more than 5,000 employees and 21 factories operating around the globe.

Sto Corp., based in Atlanta, Georgia, produces a broad range of advanced cladding, air and water-resistive barrier and coating systems that deliver energy efficiency and superior aesthetics for building construction, maintenance and restoration. Sto’s plants are ISO certified for environmental protection and quality control and are strategically located to serve more than 200 distributor shipping locations throughout the US. Sto Corp. is committed to developing next-generation building solutions; indeed, the company’s employees are advocates for technical mastery in pursuit of a sustainable built environment.

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