People
Published: September 29, 2017
People
Published: September 29, 2017

A Thirst for Knowledge and an Appetite for Results

Introducing Karin Ebbert, Head of Sales Support in Bochum who has worked for PPG for an amazing 30 years.

Described by her colleagues as an eager and curious individual, always striving to learn new things and increase her already greatly respected skillset Karin Ebbert is a fantastic example of PPG values.

Renowned for her reliability to resolve issues, organise customer events, fulfil specialist requests and in addition to having profound, expert knowledge on customers and PPG itself, Karin has built herself a respectful profile amongst our teams and customers.

As a result she has become a trusted advisor in all aspects of her work. Recognised for her consistent hard work throughout her years of employment at PPG her positivity has remained unchanged. Besides these skills she is also known for being an incredibly dedicated team player both in leadership situations and in collaborations with others meaning she is held in the highest regard by all people that she interacts with.

The diligence in Karin's work means that not only is she a fantastic mentor and influence for others but she's also able deal with tricky situations smoothly and efficiently.  Known for her ability to bring issues to the forefront of situations she has built a reputation as an experienced problem solver. No matter the issue at hand she is able to solve them as quickly as they arise. It comes as no surprise that Karin has built fantastic and positive relationships with our customers over her years at PPG. Recently, Karin impressed everyone with her involvement over a weekend at our biggest Trade and Sales Fair.

Karin took on an extra role besides her own working in sales support, organising and managing another 45colleagues as well as staying on top of her very own logistical strategies to make sure that the catering for the event ran smoothly. Her positivity and optimism spread throughout the whole team.

The event was a phenomenal success with €1.6M sold directly to thousands of painters. If you have a story like Karin's or you know someone in your team that deserves some recognition, email the PPG People team here and we’ll be in touch soon!