Blacksburg, VA, March 10, 2022 -- The Card Isle Corporation today announced the election of Susan Jensen to their board of directors. Additionally, Susan will join the Card Isle team as the Executive Vice President of Strategy. In her roles, Susan will serve as an advisor on distribution, product and merchandising and shares three decades of experience and connections in the Social Expressions Industry.
“Susan will accelerate our growth in new verticals as we expand from our solid foundation of success in the floral industry, into new verticals including grocery, ecommerce and 3PL distribution.” said Card Isle CEO, Adam Donato. “Susan’s leadership acumen and industry knowledge are a perfect combination for our teams ambitious growth targets in these new markets”
Prior to joining Card Isle, Susan has held roles as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of L’or de Seraphine, Executive Vice President, Sales for American Greetings’ subsidiary Papyrus Recycled Greetings and Vice President of Sales for Hallmark division Image Arts.
Susan shared the following when asked about her new role.
"During my tenure in the greeting card industry I had multiple national retailers ask for eCommerce solutions for greeting cards. I was frustrated when we, the big guys, hadn’t found a way to develop one. I joined Card Isle because their unique print-on-demand approach solves the ecommerce greeting card problem that was seemingly unsolvable by the two biggest players in the industry.”
The Card Isle board asks our supporters, friends, partners and customers to join us in welcoming Susan to the team. Susan can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Susan Jensen
Prior to joining Card Isle Susan was Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of L’or de Seraphine, a Home Fragrance start up where she led supply chain, operations, and sales efforts. During her tenure the company quickly expanded its distribution across the US, Canada and the United Kingdom, consolidated its manufacturing into Vietnam, and laid plans to expand across Western Europe and Australia.
Before coming to L’or de Seraphine, she was Executive Vice President, Sales for American Greetings’ subsidiary Papyrus Recycled Greetings where she was responsible for North American distribution strategy as well as revenue and market share growth.