CENTRIA, a global provider of high-performance building envelopes, has announced that Julie Schessler has joined the team as product manager of rainscreen systems. Schessler brings her extensive, wide-ranging experience with architectural product management and marketing to her new role with CENTRIA.
“Schessler comes to CENTRIA with a strong command of product management, marketing, and sales support in the architectural products space,” said Jeff Peskowitz, manager of product management at CENTRIA. “With her unique skillset and invaluable experience, she is the ideal candidate to lead our rainscreen product lines to new heights.”
Schessler will collaborate with the company’s sales, marketing, and research and development departments to maintain and promote CENTRIA’s MetalWrap™ insulated composite backup panel system, Intercept™ modular metal panels, and the complete line of single-skin metal rainscreen systems.
Schessler is no stranger to the architectural products industry. She comes to CENTRIA from her most recent role as marketing manager with WE-EF Lighting, USA, a manufacturer of high-performance exterior luminaires. In this role, Schessler managed all aspects of marketing for the North American market, including advertising, new product launches, tradeshows, and sales support. Prior to WE-EF Lighting, Schessler spent nearly a decade at Forms+Surfaces®, where she served as the company’s product manager for architectural products. Schessler earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in creative writing with a minor in architecture from Carnegie Mellon University.