Shannon Walton re-joins Schoeller North Ameica

Schoeller Textil and Technologies USA re-hires Shannon Walton as Public Relations/Marketing Manager of North America

Schoeller Textil and Technologies USA re-hires Shannon Walton as Public Relations/Marketing Manager of North America

Seattle, WA-

Schoeller Textil and Technologies U.S.A. welcomes Shannon Walton back into the position of P.R. and Marketing Manger of North America Walton spent the last year as the Retail and Rental Director of Crested Butte Mountain Resort. Walton brings new experiences from the retail sector to her wide ranging skills and background to enhance her position. Walton will be responsible for communications with the Media, building brand recognition of Schoeller textiles and technologies as well as supporting Vendors in their P.R. and Marketing endeavors.
“Returning to Schoeller is a fantastic opportunity to continue strengthening brand awareness and presence, recognizing and enhancing best practices in manufacturing, and supporting the recognition of our vendor partners that utilize innovative fabrics and technologies,” said Walton. “I am honored to work with a company that has a long standing commitment to quality and is the first bluesign® partner.”
“We are pleased to have Shannon back,” says Tom Weinbender, President of Schoeller USA. “Her commitment to the company and our philosophies not only support Schoeller's ideals, but bring added value to our vendors.”
Walton resumes her position April 28, 2009.
She can be reached at
About Schoeller Textil U.S.A.
Schoeller Textil U.S.A. is a subsidiary of Schoeller Textil AG, an internationally established high-tech company based in Sevelen, Switzerland specializing in innovative fabrics and technologies. The numerous awards and recognition that Schoeller has received are a testament to the continued ingenuity that began with Schoeller's inception in 1868. Most recently, Schoeller received the highest possible honors in the clothing category at The European OutDoor show last August for its newest fabric and technology, ColdBlack, and c_change just won a iF Materials award in Hanover. The company's textiles and finishing technologies are environmentally sound and meet the bluesign® standard, the most stringent standard for safe and sustainable textile production.

About Schoeller Technologies AG
Schoeller Technologies AG, in close collaboration with Schoeller Textil AG, promotes and coordinates challenging research and development projects for future oriented textile innovations. Through the united efforts of international and interdisciplinary research teams, complex synergies from informatics, electronics, bionics, chemistry or physics are made applicable for the textile industry. Parallel to these scientific developmental steps of a project, the findings are periodically put into practice in test runs at the modern Schoeller Textil AG production facility. This pragmatic approach ensures a sustained flow of functional applications.