Madeira USA Welcomes Stephen Cott as Supply Chain & Operations Manager

June 30, 2015


Madeira USA Welcomes Stephen Cott as Supply Chain & Operations Manager

Laconia, NH - Madeira USA’s President Shirley Clark recently welcomed Stephen Cott to the company as its new Supply Chain Manager. Having received his degree in Business Administration from SNHU, Cott is currently studying for his MBA in international business supply chain management at his alma mater, bringing both work experience and higher education to his new position.

            A purchasing specialist with experience in the sourcing of raw materials and outside services, as well as extensive time spent as production manager in a manufacturing firm where his team leadership and negotiating skills were often called upon, Cott is joining an international company with an excellent reputation here and abroad.

            “I’m anxious to get started,” Cott begins. “This management position takes my experience, my education and my work ethics and rolls them all into one exciting challenge. I am bottom line oriented and look forward to great synergy happening between myself and Madeira USA.”

            “We are thrilled,” adds Clark, “to welcome someone with Stephen’s background and experience. Madeira USA is a fast-paced company that prides itself on its reputation with our customers. We base our success on the success of our customers, and having someone with Stephen’s knowledge managing this critical department, insuring that the right amount of supplies are delivered on time and shipping from the right location, will reflect well in the customer service others have come to expect from Madeira USA.”

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About Madeira USA
Founded in Freiburg, Germany, in 1919, Madeira is a global leader in the production of high quality embroidery threads for the decorated apparel and home fashion markets. The Madeira product line includes the industry’s largest selection of specialty threads, E-Zee Backing & Topping® products, plus a complete line of bobbins and accessories. Today, Madeira services its clients from operations in the USA, Europe, Japan, and key Asian markets. Madeira USA ships from 13 U.S. Customer Service Centers, more than any other embroidery supplier nationwide. For more information, visit  •  800-225-3001