Tageos Strengthens its Sales Team in North America
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MONTPELLIER, FRANCE and RALEIGH, USA (December 6, 2016) – Tageos, a cutting edge RFID tag manufacturer of 100% paper-based UHF RFID labels, announces that two industry experts Steven Byrd and McLeod Williamson joined the company to extend Tageos’ sales and business development team in North America.
Steven Byrd, formerly Senior Account Executive at SML, a global business and branding solutions provider, joined Tageos in May 2016 as Director of Sales, Americas. Steven has over 24 years of experience in sales and business development in the labeling and packaging industry and worked more than 6 years at CGP and then SML as Senior Account Executive. During his career, Steven has worked extensively across the retail apparel sector in North America, identifying and on boarding new clients for RFID tags and solutions.
McLeod Williamson joined Tageos in September 2016 as Director of Business Development, Americas. Prior to joining Tageos, McLeod served as RFID Business Development Manager with RR Donnelley where he was responsible for driving business for the CustomWave UHF and HF RFID products. Before RR Donnelley, McLeod worked over 10 years at Zebra Technologies, a leading mobility and identification hardware manufacturer, as RFID Business Development Manager, growing Zebra’s RFID printer/encoder business by engaging customers and systems integrators across multiple industries.
Steven and McLeod are based in the Tageos Raleigh office (North Carolina).
Matthieu Picon, CEO at Tageos, says: “Steven and McLeod have strong track records in sales and business development across the RFID industry. They are an excellent addition to our sales team and will allow strengthening Tageos’ position on our main core industries in North America as well as creating new business partnerships.”
Tageos designs, manufactures and sells globally patented 100% paper-based passive UHF RFID labels for item-level tagging of consumer goods and business assets that are significantly lower-cost yet match the performance of alternative plastic inlay-based tags. The Tageos product range of ready-to-use RFID labels is extensive, allowing customers to conveniently label a variety of items of various shapes and sizes. Leading RFID labs, including the University of Auburn (ARC) and the European EPC Competence Center (EECC), certify Tageos’ labels. Tageos is a member of the RAIN RFID Alliance. For more information about Tageos, visit: www.tageos.com or follow us on Twitter @Tageos. Tageos is a registered trademark of Tageos SAS.