At Paragraf, we are continuing to enhance our commercial operations by bringing on board Marketing Director Steve Taylor and Director of North American Business Development Bill Staten.
Steve is joining Paragraf to oversee the expanding marketing office, which is working to enhance our commercial and engagement profile, Steve has led marketing campaigns for several companies in the software, hardware, semiconductor, media and semiconductor IP sectors – both here in the UK as well as in Taiwan. While in Taiwan, Steve was also responsible for founding an English-language, IT news web site. Steve holds a B.A. in Typography & Graphic Communication from the University of Reading.
Bill is our first US-based employee, working out of Oakland, Michigan. He will focus on exploring commercial opportunities, and promoting new product and technology developments, for our graphene hall sensor (GHS) technology and product line in current and potential new markets.. Prior to joining Paragraf, Bill served as North American sales lead for an automotive electronics manufacturer, managing over $60 million in annual sales. Bill was responsible for team leadership, leveraging industry relationships to grow revenue and developing sales systems and strategies. Bill brings experience in new business development, costing, sales forecasting, design engineering, project management and product launches to Paragraf. He has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Lawrence Technological University.
In addition to Steve and Bill, Paragraf has been adding staff in all facets of the business. Since the beginning of 2022, we have hired 27 new employees. We now have 92 people on staff and are advertising 18 open positions. If you are interested in the opportunity to join a team with strong ambitions for our novel, transformational technology, please have a look at our vacancies and send us your CV.