Girbau North America Hires Kuhn

Posted September 24, 2021 at 12:44 pm

Melissa Kuhn recently joined the staff at Girbau North America (GNA) as a digital marketing manager. Kuhn brings more than nine years of marketing and digital marketing experience to the company. In her new role, she will plan and execute GNA’s digital marketing and advertising strategies and social media campaigns, according to a news release.

“GNA has grown considerably over the years in terms of its brands, products and staff,” said Director of Marketing Communications Tari Albright. “This is the company’s first dedicated digital marketing management position and we are happy Melissa is at its helm. Her high-level skills and positive attitude perfectly fit our productive company culture.”

Prior to joining GNA, Kuhn served four years as marketing manager for Optima Machinery Corp., Green Bay, WI, where she managed marketing strategy, budget and communications; created and led advertising, public relations and digital marketing campaigns; and worked closely with a diverse sales team. Prior to that, she served five years as marketing associate for The Boldt Co., Appleton, WI. A 2011 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Kuhn holds a bachelor’s degree in english/journalism.

“I am excited to really shape the digital marketing strategy for GNA and will be focusing on growing our social media following, targeted e-mail marketing and digital inbound marketing campaigns, among other digital marketing efforts,” Kuhn said. “I have a passion for digital marketing and am looking forward to putting my experience to good use in my new role.”

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