Ashley Flaska Joins Stampede as Senior VP of Vendor Marketing
US-based distributor, Stampede continues its year of expansion with the appointment of NEC marketing veteran Ashley Flaska as Senior Vice President of Vendor Marketing.
“Stampede is committed to serving as our vendors’ best distribution partner throughout North America and, indeed, the world,” said Kevin Kelly, Stampede’s president and COO . “The 21st Century ProAV business model requires that manufacturers be able to implement a global marketing strategy in customized, localized versions in major market regions around the world. Ashley’s experience at NEC is going to significantly enhance our partners’ ability to implement their global marketing strategy through Stampede — the distribution partner they already know and rely upon in North America.”
Flaska comes to Stampede from NEC Display Solutions, where she held a series of increasingly important marketing positions over a 14-year career there. Most recently, she served as Vice President of Marketing for the company’s innovative line of desktop monitors; professional, medical, and large screen displays; projectors; 3-D cinema projectors and software, while being responsible for all marketing, advertising, social media, websites, and trade shows throughout North and South America. She also served as a key team member that helped transform the 115-year-old company from being hardware only to a hardware and solutions-based organization.
Ashley Flaska graduated from Purdue University in Lafayette, Indiana, where she was awarded a Bachelor’s degree in Communications.