Due to the ever-growing strength of the Buck Knives brand and the positive reception of Buck’s American Commitment in the industry, Buck Knives began 2011 by announcing the promotion of four well-deserving employees.
Michael Dolmage was promoted from New Products Manager to Director of Product Development. Dolmage oversees Buck’s product development team and works closely with Buck’s executive team and industry experts to lead the company into the continuous creation of new and innovative knife designs. He has been with Buck Knives for six years. Dolmage started his career with Buck Knives as a product engineer.
Bob George has been with Buck Knives for four years and was promoted to Director of National Sales and Marketing. George started with Buck as National Sales Manager, and then in 2009 he became National Sales and Marketing Manager. He oversees Buck’s external sales force, builds relationships with Buck dealers, develops sales and marketing programs and constantly works to promote the Buck Knives brand worldwide.
Lisa Pounds was promoted from General Accounting Manger to Controller. Lisa has been with Buck for 14 years and started with Buck as an accountant. She was one of several key employees who were invited to make the move from San Diego to Post Falls, Idaho. Lisa oversees the accounting team and manages the day-to-day financial processes.
Jake Boomer has been promoted from Information Technology Supervisor to Information Technology and E-Commerce Manager. Boomer started with the company as a Network Administrator four years ago. He is currently busy upgrading Buck’s ERP system, and is always exploring new ways to expand Buck’s online presence.
"We are appreciative of the hard work each of these employees puts into our company, and were more than happy to reward them for their achievements," said Phil Duckett, COO of Buck Knives.