MADISON, Wis. – Full Compass Systems, a national leader in professional audio, video, lighting and musical instrument sales, has announced the addition of Michelle Grabel-Komar to its executive staff, according to a news release. Grabel-Komar joins the company as vice president of product planning & procurement. In this role, she will oversee the purchasing, product management, planning and merchandising departments.
Grabel-Komar has more than 20 years of experience in high-volume retail, manufacturing and business operations. She started her career working for Forbes-Meagher Music, a retail musical instrument store with locations in South Central Wisconsin. She then accepted a position at Full Compass, where she worked as a National Sales Pro from 1996 to 2000. Grabel-Komar moved to Shure Inc. as a regional sales manager and was elevated to senior manager, Western U.S. Sales during her 13 year tenure. She remained with Shure until rejoining Full Compass in December.
“We’re extremely excited that Michelle is back with us,” said company president Mark Nash. “She brings a wealth of product knowledge and a great understanding for maintaining relationships with manufacturers. We look forward to the contributions she’ll be able to make.”
“I’m thrilled to be back at Full Compass,” Grabel-Komar said. “There’s such an atmosphere of family here and I’m glad to be a part of it again. There are many facets to this new position and I look forward to meeting the challenge.”/p>
Posted Dec. 18