D – Silvia Westermann has been backing up the team of Kampmann GmbH since April 2014. In addition to her task as Assistant to the Management and Director of the Secretariat Westermann is also supporting the company’s expansion into the Scandinavian market. Since spring 2014, the Bielefeld-based company, which invented embroidered braille, has been a member of the Chambers of Foreign Trade in Oslo and Helsinki. In close collaboration with the Executive Directors, Eveline and Jürgen Kampmann, Westermann is now responsible for setting up the new sales offices in Oslo and will in future be in charge of the coordination of further sales offices planned in Scandinavia.
A further newcomer is awaited in August 2014: Sofia da Costa Ferreira. The Wholsesale and Foreign Trade Merchant trainee, who is majoring in Sales and Marketing, has already completed an apprenticeship in the retail trade and speaks German, English, Portuguese and Spanish. In future, da Costa Ferreira will take care of the correspondence with the Southern European and Latin-American countries.