REED Adds Lessner as Regional Manager for Midwest U.S.


ERIE — Reed Manufacturing recently welcomed Shannon Lessner as its new regional manager for its Midwest markets. Lessner will serve key REED accounts, work with manufacturer reps and focus on developing new business in the 11-state area.

Before joining REED, Lessner gained experience in durable goods with time at Werner Company, Spectrum Brands and Fiskars & Gerber. She brings a background in strong customer partnerships, rep agency management, plus strategic vision to drive successful sales and marketing programs with the REED distributor network. 

REED Manufacturing is well known for its pipe tools and vises since the company began in Erie, Pennsylvania in 1896.

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