Well, thanks to Mr. Miller and the good folks at Weatherend, she's gotten that chance.
November 19, 2014
Good afternoon Dr. Ray,How have you been? I just wanted to let you know that I am doing well and learning so much here in Maine. Gil, president of Weatherend, has been so great to work with. He truly believes in me and has put me in multiple Auto CAD training sessions. I have designed my first piece to add to the our product line. My task was to design an outdoor kitchen cabinet. Below is the link to my cabinet design.I also run our photo shoots which is incredible, especially along the Maine coast. I still can’t believe that this is my career now! I wanted to take some time to say THANK YOU!
I have been here at Weatherend for one year in August and I plan to be here longer. Rockland is great! A very small town but with great people, outdoor activities, and food!
Have a blessed week!
P.S Attached is a shot of the entire company (roughly 40 employees) at the Rockland Breakwater Light House.
Product Development Manager
Here's that shot of the great folks at Weatherend on a typical lunch break. Pretty nice. I think that's Carol in the blue shirt sitting on the rocks, looking quite happy.
Here is Carol's first professional design.
And here are some other Weatherend products featured in the photo shoot she coordinated.
Great products, and a great photographs. Looks like Weatherend management has recognized and is tapping another aspect of Carol's artistic eye and talent. You have to respect the company's approach to employee development, which appears to be slow, thoughtful, thorough, and open to fresh eyes. When that kind of attention is paid to employees, good things happen.
Good for you, Carol, and our best GoWood wishes to all at Weatherend Furniture.