Plexus Worldwide (Plexus®), a leading direct-selling health and wellness company focused on health and happiness, recently announced the promotion of Ken Reid to General Manager and Debra Porszt as Vice President of Sales for the company’s Canadian enterprise.
“Both of these incredibly talented professionals have a proven track record of driving sales for international companies, and their plans for advancement initiatives in Canada will help Plexus Worldwide as we continue to grow globally,” said Tarl Robinson, CEO and Founder of Plexus Worldwide.
Ken Reid is a seasoned direct selling executive with more than 20 years of experience in international sales, operations, and management of Fortune 150 companies, with a focus on nutritional supplement products. Throughout his career, Ken has demonstrated a unique ability to increase sales and profits, while reducing costs and managing growth. During his time at Plexus, Ken has shown his passion for building great teams, developing new relationships, and creating successful field leaders. In his role as General Manager, Ken will be responsible for developing teams and leaders, creating and implementing best practices and producing incentives that align with key performance indicators of the company, in addition to overseeing digital and traditional marketing strategy, sales events, and client relations.
Debra Porszt is a results-oriented direct selling executive with more than 30 years of industry experience. She is also on the Board of Directors for Direct Sellers Association of Canada. As Vice President of Sales, Debra is responsible for developing new strategies to increase the productivity and financial goals of the company. Prior to joining Plexus, Debra was the Vice President and General Manager of Monat Canada, where she oversaw the advancement of sales, distribution, operations, marketing, events, and field training. During her time there, Debra grew the company to an $85M/year operation in less than two years, and increased sales from $450,000 a month to over $6M in just ten months.
“Ken and Debra have demonstrated their abilities to develop and enhance organizational infrastructure throughout their careers. They are proactive, adaptable leaders who both thrive in the fast paced environment of direct selling,” said Christopher Pair, President, Operations and International for Plexus Worldwide. “Their expertise in building strategic and successful global direct selling companies will help expand our reach in Canada as well as support our commitment to creating sustainable legacy opportunities. We’re excited to see their continued success.”
About Plexus Worldwide:
Plexus Worldwide, LLC is a leading health and happiness company featuring health and wellness products that enable people to improve their lives and well-being. With hundreds of thousands of independent business owners (“Ambassadors”) worldwide, Plexus is among the largest direct sales companies in the United States, and the top 25 global companies according to Direct Selling News. The combination of Plexus products and opportunities help individuals to meet their health-wellness and financial goals. For more information about us visit www.plexusworldwide.ca.