KBIS Exhibitor Committee

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jeff wimberly

Vice President Marketing, Residential Sales, Perlick Corp.

Jeff Wimberly has been in the appliance Industry since 2004, beginning with Perlick Corp. as part of its launch into residential appliances. He has held responsibilities for establishing pricing, distribution and all marketing activities related to residential business, including KBIS. Perlick Residential grew rapidly and is now recognized as a leader in undercounter and column refrigeration. In January 2014, he joined Broan-NuTone and was responsible for the BEST and Broan brands in its appliance channel. BEST is an active participant with a booth at KBIS.  During his time at BEST, the brand increased total sales nearly 90%. In November 2018, Jeff returned to Perlick to lead the next stage of growth for the residential and international channels, and serves as vice president of marketing, residential sales.

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Diana Zaremba

Event Manager, Wilsonart, Temple, TX

Diana Zaremba is a 36 year employee at Wilsonart and holds the position of Event Manager with emphasis in tradeshows and meeting planning. In her current duties, she works closely with the entire marketing/design team, and sales teams to understand their business directives and incorporate necessary elements into the events and meetings.

She began her career as an administrative assist to the Regional Manager of the Southwest Region Warehouse. She became the executive assistant to the Executive Vice-President of Sales and Marketing. She then moved into the role of Marketing Generalist which transformed into an Event Manager position. Diana holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a major in Management. She resides in Temple, TX and has a married daughter, married son and two grandchildren.

Number of Years Exhibiting at KBIS:  28

Company Information: Wilsonart, a world leading engineered surfaces company, is driven by a mission to create surfaces people love, with service you can count on, delivered by people who care. The company manufactures and distributes High Pressure Laminate, Quartz, Solid Surface, Coordinated TFL and Edgebanding and other engineered surface options for use in furniture, office and retail space, countertops, worktops and other applications. Operating under the Wilsonart®, Resopal®, Polyrey®, Arborite®, Laminart®, Bushboard, Ralph Wilson® and Durcon® brands, the company continuously redefines decorative surfaces through improved performance and aesthetics. For more information, visit www.Wilsonart.com or connect with us on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.

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christy stucker

Media Manager, Short Run Pro Brands (Federal Brace, Killarney Metals, Oeveo, & NoMarr)

Christy Stucker has 26 years in retail & marketing. Retail career highlights include working at The J. Peterman Company & as an original Amazon Influencer. Marketing career highlights include national TV, radio, & print appearances for Motherstucker.com, the brand & media company she built after her experience as the winner of Mrs. U. S. of A. Globe 2005. As the Media Manager for Short Run Pro Brands (Federal Brace, Killarney Metals, Oeveo, & NoMarr) Christy is the convergence lead for the SRP brands. She works closely with the SRP sales & graphics team to create a digital & social presence for the brands through daily content development. Christy holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Merchandising from The University of Kentucky & currently resides in Charlotte, NC.

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Massimo Ballucchi

Executive Director of Marketing for the Americas, Cosentino

In his role he implements all aspects of marketing and brand planning/promotion, consumer experience, digital transformation and merchandising strategy for Cosentino. He is a passionate leader, skilled at team building and experienced in talent management and mentoring. He has an MBA in International Management and 30 years working in the hard surface industry in segment leader companies. He participates in NARI, and ISFA associations and look forward being more involved in the NKBA.

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David ivey

Managing Director, Kesseböhmer USA Inc

David joined Kesseböhmer in 2007 and was tasked to build a daughter company in North America from the ground up.  He leveraged his past experiences to quickly create Kesseböhmer USA Inc. and catapulted their sales.  After 12 consecutive years of growth, he now mentors other new daughter companies globally.David received his Finance degree from North Carolina State University.

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