Tom Funk, e-commerce director at The Vermont Teddy Bear Co., has joined Timberline Interactive, a marketing and web development company based in Middlebury, VT, as vice president of client services.
At Vermont Teddy Bear and sister brands including Calyx & Corolla and PajamaGram, Funk was responsible for site development and management, search engine optimization, and e-commerce performance for web sites transacting over $46 million in sales and at peak times handling over 2,000 orders an hour.
Funk will also serve in a business development role. Timberline’s clients include Lake Champlain Chocolates, A Greater Gift, American Meadows, and Beau Ties Ltd. of Vermont.
Funk is being replaced at Vermont Teddy Bear by Bill Cronin, who is speaking at Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition, June 4-7 in San Jose in session entitled Site Usability: Better Navigation Keeps E-Shoppers on Board.