Carl Crafoord has joined forces with Quantum Sail Design Group to manage their sales and marketing in Australia and Asia.
This is an exciting time for Quantum. With the refinement of the Fusion M membrane product, the integration of iQ design technology, and the enhancement of standards in manufacturing, Quantum is putting the tools in place to further strengthen the product lines and brand position. Quantum supplies its customers with the most technologically advanced, highest quality sails, coupled with the best service available on the market.
“We feel very excited to have Carl on board to manage Quantum's business in Australia”, said Ed Reynolds, President of Quantum Sails, “Carl will ensure that our customers receive the technologically advanced product and outstanding service that is indicative of the Quantum brand.”
Carl Crafoord has been in the marine industry for 32 years, commencing with his sailmaking apprenticeship with Hugh Treharne in December 1976.
Carl has been involved up until recently with Lewmar Marine PLC and previously handled Harken Yacht Equipment's distribution.
When asked what attracted him to Quantum, Carl said, “The sailmaking industry is facing rapid change at this time and the Quantum model is the future; proprietary central manufacturing, winning designs and global distribution backed up with 100% commitment to customer service. They're not just building a sail for a customer, but incorporating the Quantum product into a complete service that works to improve each customer's sailing experience. This process is truly unique to Quantum and mirrors how I've always approached my business.”
Quantum Sail Design Group designs, engineers and manufactures sails for racers and cruisers who demand the highest levels of quality and performance. Quantum has achieved a leadership status in the sail making industry by offering highly differentiated quality products supported by an uncommonly high level of personalized customer service, recognized expertise, professionalism and an exhibited passion for development of the sport of sailing. Quantum sails are available through more than 60 lofts located throughout the U.S., Canada, Caribbean, Europe, South Africa, South America, Malaysia, Japan, and Australia.