Knipex Tools promotes Michelle Devenny to market development, automotive channel

Knipex Tools LP announces the promotion of Michelle Devenny to market development, automotive channel.

"Knipex Tools is focused on promoting from within whenever possible. We look inside our team first, and anytime an employee is a great fit for a position we happily move them into it," said Todd Shumate, vice president of sales, Knipex Tools. "It’s my pleasure to announce Michelle’s new role on the automotive sales team."   

In her new role, Devenny is responsible for product training, sales development and marketing for Knipex Tools’ automotive channel. Devenny previously worked as sales and marketing associate for North America and brings nearly 10 years of sales and marketing experience to her new position.

Prior to joining Knipex Tools in 2012, Devenny worked as Midwest marketing manager at Dowd Marketing. She has also held the positions of marketing specialist at Life Spine, Inc. and marketing and sales coordinator at Energy Services Air Conditioning & Heating Co. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Illinois State University.