On the street
• American Solutions for Business (ASB) has named John “JP” Shea North American director of automotive sales. Prior to his 19 years in sales and recruiting at ASB, Shea spent 20 years in the automotive industry and has experience in sales, marketing and advertising.
In his new role, Shea will work with Jason Gange, an automotive specialist who has been with the company for 13 years. The two will collaborate with a 12-member national sales team, formed to focus on communication and direction.
ASB is a distributor of printing, promotional products, eCommerce, office supplies and strategic marketing solutions.
• Edina Realty recently announced that the following realtors from the Alexandria office have been named members of Edina Realty’s President’s or Leadership Circles:President’s Circle: Carl Kvale, Wendie VanKirk, Sheryle Steinbring, Gloria Iverson.Leadership Circle: Sue Palmquist, Kay Loeffler, Terri Bush, Barbara Lent, Diane Lesmeister.Members of Edina Realty’s Circles are those who achieved an outstanding level of sales performance and customer service in 2013.“These agents possess exceptional market knowledge and expertise, they are adept negotiators, and they provide outstanding customer service,” said Greg Mason, Edina Realty Home Services president and CEO.