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Klozers Bolsters Leadership Team with Appointment of Marc Smit as General Manager to Drive Expansion
Smit brings over 30 years of sales expertise and 17 + years in training experience to Klozers
[Edinburgh, United Kingdom – 01/11/2023]
UK based Klozers, a leading provider of sales training and coaching, today announced the opening of its new European Headquarters in Amersfoort, Netherlands, in conjunction with the appointment of Marc Smit as General Manager. The decision follows increased demand in Europe for their range of Professional Selling programmes throughout 2023.
New European Office
Klozers Founder and Managing Director, Iain Swanston said “We are forecasting record growth for the mainland of Europe, mainly in the DACH and Benelux regions. Our new Amersfoort, NL office and the appointment of Marc Smit as General Manager, represents our commitment to our existing clients in the region. Marc has a great track record, not just in sales education, but also in Business Development, and we are looking forward to working with him.”
Smit brings over 17 years of experience in the sales training industry working at the highest level. Most recently, Smit worked as Partner at the European Institute for Sales, and previously as a Sales Performance Consultant at Miller Heiman where he helped clients achieve significant sales growth and profitability.
In his new role Smit will be responsible for leading Klozers Global Accounts Team and developing Klozers Worldwide Partner Delivery Network.
“We are thrilled to have Marc join our team,” said Iain Swanston, CEO of Klozers. “His extensive experience in sales training and his proven track record of success make him the ideal person to lead our new European operations. We are confident that under Marc’s leadership, we will continue to grow, expand our business, and help our clients achieve even greater success. “
Smit is a highly respected sales training expert and consultant. He is also a certified Miller Heiman Sales Performance Consultant and is passionate about helping sales professionals and sales teams improve their skills and achieve their goals.
“I am excited to join Klozers and lead the company’s growth and expansion.“ said Smit. “Klozers is a leader in the sales training industry, and I am committed to helping our clients achieve even greater success. I look forward to working with our team to develop and implement new sales training programmes and solutions that meet the needs of our clients.
Klozers is a leading provider of professional sales training and coaching. The company offers a wide range of sales training programmes, exec sales coaching and consulting services. Klozers clients include Fortune 500 as well as mid-market and large SMEs.
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