SAN FRANCISCO, May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Decker Communications, the leading business communication training, coaching and consulting firm, announces today that Scott Bender will join the team as senior vice president of the sales team.
"Scott is strategic, collaborative and a natural cultural fit for our team, which is to say he's an incredible relationship builder, he's growth-minded and he leads with humble confidence," said Ben Decker, CEO of Decker Communications and co-author of Communicate to Influence: How to Inspire Your Audience to Action (McGraw-Hill, 2015).
Decker Communications provides communication strategies, training and actionable insights to C-suite executives and their teams at Fortune 500 companies, leading non-profits and startups. The firm is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices also in Dallas and New York, and its clients are all across the globe.
Veteran team member Terry Lee, vice president of sales at Decker Communications for nearly 25 years, will stay with the company, shifting to focus on strategic partnerships and alliances. "Terry's impact and contributions to Decker have been immeasurable. Year after year, he's led incredible growth for the company and impacted major results for our clients," said Decker.
Bender is passionate about communication, and he joined the team because of the meaningful impact Decker creates across many verticals, from finance to technology to biopharma and energy. "I look forward to joining a team that powerfully fosters both individual change as well as broader organizational change," said Bender.
As senior vice president of sales, Bender will join the executive team and take over leadership of Decker's sales team. Bender joins Decker Communications after a 23-year career working for a division of International Paper (IP) and most recently Veritiv Corporation (VRTV), both Fortune 500 companies. His career included climbing the ranks of sales leadership to General Manager, where he was responsible for field sales and operations for the southwest territory. He holds a BA in Political Science from the University of Arizona.
Thanks to Decker's recent growth trajectory, Bender will also have the opportunity to immediately hire two new members to the Bay Area sales team. Any interested applicants are encouraged to apply immediately at http://decker.com/careers.
About Decker Communications:
Decker Communications consults and trains businesses in communications – both in what they say and how they say it. Since 1979 Decker has worked with thousands of leaders in Fortune 500 companies. Decker is the leading expert in business communications, creating focus and confidence to help leaders communicate vision, motivate action or close the deal. For more information, visit http://decker.com.
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