MONTVALE, NJ - JURA, Inc. has hired Hyung Choi as Product Manager for Capresso, responsible for all product development for the Capresso brand, including coffee makers, espresso machines, grinders, milk frothers, water kettles, iced tea makers and accessories. He reports to David Shull, Executive Vice President, Marketing and Communications.
Geraldine Pian, who previously served as Product Manager for Capresso, has been named Operations Manager for both the JURA and Capresso brands, reporting to Gustavo Correra, Vice President of Finance.
Choi joins JURA with an extensive background in product development in tabletop and housewares, most recently at Godinger Silver Art Co., where he was responsible for the Metals Division and worked with overseas suppliers. Prior to that, Choi spent over ten years at Hampton Forge in multiple product management roles.
“We welcome Hyung Choi to JURA. His product development track record, international exposure and negotiating experience will help us build on the momentum of the Capresso line. We also congratulate Geraldine Pian, who has been an important member of our marketing and communications team, as she moves into her new role as Operations Manager,” said Shull.
Before joining JURA in 2018, Pian held housewares sales and marketing positions at Hampton Forge and Casabella.