By Amanda Emmerich
January 26, 2016 – Stevens Industries, Inc. is pleased to introduce Lantz Cornett as their new Sales Representative for the growing Stevens Wood decorative panel division. He will be actively pursuing new projects and distribution opportunities throughout the United States. Cornett, an Altamont, Illinois native, studied marketing at Eastern Illinois University.
While studying at Eastern, Cornett was a member of a student marketing organization and had the opportunity to learn and implement marketing and sales theory and customer service practices. His excellent communication skills and industrious attitude will prove useful in his new role for Stevens Wood, one of the premier manufacturers of decorative panels in North America. Cornett is an avid outdoorsman and a woodworking enthusiast. His woodworking experience lends a special appreciation for the intricacies of the decorative panel industry and Stevens’ fabrication customers.
Cornett is enthusiastic about his new position as Stevens Wood Sales Representative, stating, "I feel fortunate to work for Stevens Industries, a reputable company that takes such great care of its employees. Growing up in the area, I always thought it would be nice to work for Stevens Industries and now here I am. I am very excited to get out and meet with our customers and I look forward to the opportunities to come here at Stevens."
Stevens Industries, Inc. is 100% employee owned by its 450 associates. In addition to opportunities for stock ownership, Stevens offers competitive pay and an extensive benefits package.
Lantz Cornett can be reached at LantzC@StevensInd.com. For more information about Stevens Industries, Inc., contact Stevens Industries spokeswoman, Amanda Emmerich, at 217-857-7100.