Wausau Window and Wall Systems has announced Amadou Sar has joined the company as vice president of sales and marketing. As a member of the company’s leadership team, he reports directly to Jim Waldron, Wausau’s president.
“Sar’s commitment to the profession and the community is demonstrated by his track record of leading and developing diverse, high-performing teams to deliver greater value to customers, colleagues, and shareholders,” said Waldron.
Sar manages Wausau’s team of market managers, regional sales managers, local architectural sales representatives, and manufacturer’s representatives. In addition to directing the sales and marketing team, he will oversee industry affiliations; new markets; new product introductions; and marketing including communications, promotions, advertising, and trade show activities.
Drawing from 17 years of experience in sales and marketing, corporate finance, and operations management, Sar most recently worked as the Mid-Atlantic division director at Hilti East’s office in Bethesda, Maryland. His previous positions with Hilti included serving as a channels director for retail and inside sales, a regional sales manager in the steel and metal segment, as a finance director in the Northeast, and as a controller for North American marketing. A graduate of the University of Tennessee at Martin, Sar completed his Bachelor of Science Degree in business administration and economics. He went on to earn an MBA in international business, finance, and investment management from the University of South Carolina in Columbia.