SPRI Adds Bill Ciszewski as National Sales Manager
LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. – Feb. 19, 2013
SPRI Products, Inc., a leading distributor of rubberized resistance products and fitness accessories, has hired Bill Ciszewski as National Sales Manager, responsible for managing accounts in the specialty fitness retail, government retail and international channels.
A fitness industry veteran, Ciszewski spent seven years at Life Fitness, Schiller Park, Ill., most recently as territory manager of the Canadian specialty fitness and mass merchant retail markets. There he significantly increased revenue, consistently achieved double-digit growth, developed programs with sporting goods and mass merchant locations and streamlined the shipping process. Previously at Life Fitness, Ciszewski also served as the account executive of the Midwest and West Coast regions and as a sales associate, working with numerous retail dealers.
“Bill is a talented, experienced sales professional who is enthusiastic about fitness, our industry and the SPRI brand,” said Pat Miles, director of sales at SPRI. “He has relationships with many of our customers, and his energy and experience will be a great addition to our team.”
“I’m thrilled to join the leader in resistance products and fitness accessories, and I’m eager to build even more upon SPRI’s outstanding track record of growth and success,” said Ciszweski.”
Ciszewski has a B.S. in communication from Carroll University in Waukesha, Wisc.
For 30 years, SPRI Products, Inc. (a GAIAM company), has been the leading distributor of rubberized resistance exercise products, fitness accessories and exercise education programs for the health and fitness industry. Headquartered in Libertyville, Ill., SPRI provides professional fitness solutions to health clubs, personal trainers and health-minded consumers via the SPRI website, catalog sales and thousands of retail outlets nationwide. For more information, visit www.spri.com.