KI: Names Bryan Tischer and Chris Griffin to new regional sales vice president roles

Lauren Archambeault
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KI Names Bryan Tischer and Chris Griffin to New Regional Sales Vice President Roles


GREEN BAY (December 31) — KI is pleased to name Bryan Tischer and Chris Griffin its new Regional Sales Vice Presidents for its Western and Eastern regions, respectively.


“We’re excited to see Bryan and Chris step into new sales leadership roles,” said Brian Krenke, president of KI. “We are confident they’ll be able to grow sales and build relationships with KI customers across the country.”


Tischer has been a successful sales leader within KI for more than 13 years, most recently as Regional Sales Vice President for the Eastern Region. Under his guidance, the region has experienced consistent growth with sales reaching an all-time high in 2018.  


Griffin will be stepping into Tischer’s former position. Griffin joined KI in 2009 and most recently served as National Integrated Sales Manager. Prior to that, he was a key member of the team that helped establish and grow KI’s Inside Sales team.


As part of this transition, Peter Goerdt will be retiring. Goerdt served as Regional Vice President of the Western region for 14 years. 


“We’re grateful for Peter’s countless contributions to KI and wish him a long and joyful retirement,” Krenke said.


About KI

KI manufactures innovative furniture and moveable wall system solutions for education, healthcare, government and corporate markets. The employee-owned company is headquartered in Green Bay, Wisc. and operates sales offices and manufacturing facilities in the United States, Canada, Latin America, Europe and Asia. KI tailors products and service solutions to the specific needs of each customer through its unique design and manufacturing philosophy. For more information, visit