Custom fine art company Kalisher has appointed Chris Robinson as global director of sales and marketing this month. Robinson has over two decades of experience in strategic planning, corporate communications, sales and executive-level management.
“Chris is an extraordinary individual, and I’m thrilled for him to join our creative engine,” said Kalisher President/CEO David Winton. “His considerable knowledge, savvy, and professionalism align perfectly with our values of service and great art.”
At Kalisher, Robinson will head up and support the national and international sales and business development teams, providing strategic guidance to the company’s expanding global footprint. Robinson will work with VP of Business Development Jon Cochran and Business Development Director, EMEA Amber Hunter-Love to provide Kalisher’s art expertise to new and existing markets and increase brand awareness.
A graduate of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Robinson has spent his professional career as a national leader in sales and marketing, working for companies including Coors Brewing Company, Delta Faucet and Interface Hospitality. Most recently, he served as VP of business development at architecture ceramics in Washington, DC, where he created and developed strategic partnerships within the national healthcare and senior living markets.
“Kalisher as a company is full of passionate, creative people. I am so excited to join David and the team, and to help us create more art for people to love,” said Robinson.