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Diamond Assets Hires Christopher McLean as VP, Product Sales; Cary Smith as National Enterprise Account Executive

December 18, 2018

MILTON, Wis., Dec. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Diamond Assets, a technology trade-up partner specializing in Apple hardware, announced the hiring of Christopher McLean as vice president of product sales, and Cary Smith as national enterprise account executive.

McLean is an 18 year sales veteran with experience leading organizations to significant sales and opportunity growth. He is tasked with creating and maintaining relationships with Diamond Assets’ robust channel of direct e-commerce platforms, national retail chains, wholesalers and international markets.

McLean joins Diamond Assets from Demco, Inc. of Madison, Wis., a library supply distributor, where he was executive director of sales. At Demco, he led a sales team of 30 executives. Prior to Demco, McLean was director of sales at The Douglas Stewart Company, Madison, Wis., a distributor of educational technology products and school supplies. McClean earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse. He resides in Sun Prairie, Wis.

Smith has nearly 20 years of sales experience in the K-12 and enterprise markets. At Diamond Assets he is tasked with helping business customers capture the residual value in their used Apple equipment.

Smith joins Diamond Assets from Tech to School, where he served as director of business development. He also has held sales roles with companies including Safari Montage, Learning.com, Scantron and Apple, Inc. Smith earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from American InterContinental University.

“Chris and Cary are seasoned sales executives with significant experience in the technology and education space,” said Mike McKenna, president of Diamond Assets. “They will be valuable members of our leadership team, expanding our product sales channels and growing our technology trade up business into the enterprise markets.”

About Diamond AssetsDiamond Assets is the most trusted technology trade-up partner specializing in Apple hardware, working with organizations to maximize the residual value of their Apple devices. The company ranked #7 on the 2018 Inc. 5000 list (#1 in the computer hardware industry) and was named a 50 on Fire company by Wisconsin Inno. Founded in 2014, the company has grown to 120 employees located at their Milton, Wis. headquarters and across the country. For more information visit www.diamond-assets.com.

For information contact:

Linda Muskin, 847.432.7300 lmuskin@teamclarus.com

Mara Conklin, 847.816.9411 mconkin@teamclarus.com

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