LEWISTON — Promotional products distributor Geiger has promoted Michael French and Johnathan Plummer to new roles and responsibilities.
French has been promoted to web development manager in the corporate programs department. Dawn LaPrell, Director of Web and Operations, said: “After a decade of industry experience and working with our e-commerce provider, Mike has the knowledge and expertise to lead the development team. Web as we implement an enhanced version of our e-commerce, platform and new business systems.”
French lives in Wayne with his wife, Tori, and the cat Asher, and also performs as lead singer/vocalist/guitarist for the popular band, Every Other Sunday. French earned a bachelor’s degree in human ecology from Atlantic College in Bar Harbor, where he focused on science and education. After graduating, he discovered a love for web design and started learning graphic design and web design on his own.
Plummer was promoted to creative lead within the corporate programs department. He graduated from Champlain College in Burlington, Vermont with a bachelor’s degree in multimedia and graphic design. He started at Geiger as a production artist and was quickly promoted to web designer.
In his new role, his primary focus is web design and user experience. He will also be responsible for coordinating workflow, quality control, and providing guidance to the web design and art production teams. “Johnathan’s attention to detail and appreciation for e-commerce trends and web accessibility best practices make him a natural candidate as a creative lead,” said Dawn LaPrell, Director of Web and Operations.