Albany, NY – PrimaLoft – Insulation Technology has promoted Arnie Liati toWestern US Territory Manager and recently hired Steve Cuthbert as Eastern USTerritory Manager. Both Liati and Cuthbert will be responsible fordirecting and implementing strategy, account management, and continuedterritory growth in their respective territories. They both report directlyto Eileen Berner, PrimaLoft Director of Sales.

Arnie Liati has been West Coast Sales Representative for PrimaLoft since2002 and his experience and hard work contributed to the extensive growth inhis territory. Liati is based out of Issaquah, WA.

Steve Cuthbert replaces Laurie Kelley who left the company at the end ofAugust. In his new role as Eastern US Territory Manager, Cuthbert will beresponsible for expanding new business opportunities in the Eastern US forPrimaLoft in the outdoor and apparel markets. Cuthbert is a seven-yearveteran of Malden Mills in Lawrence, MA, where he was account sales andproduct marketing manager. He has a B.S. in Textile Management andMarketing from Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science and an M.S. inTextile Technology from the Institute of Textile Technology inCharlottesville, VA. He is based out of Eliot, Maine and will relocate toAlbany, NY at a later date.

“Arnie has played a significant role in building PrimaLoft’s customer baseand is well deserved of this promotion,” said Eileen Berner. “It is a greatpleasure to have Steve on board. His experience and knowledge of the marketwill be a valuable contribution to the PrimaLoft team.”

PrimaLoftR – Insulation TechnologyT, is manufactured by and a registeredtrademark of Albany International Corp. and is featured worldwide inouterwear, sleeping bags, gloves, footwear, and luxury bedding. PrimaLoft’smanufacturing facilities are located in the US, Italy and China. ArnieLiati can be reached at Arnie_Liati@albint.com and Steve Cuthbert atSteve_Cuthbert@albint.com. For additional information, contact the Salesand Marketing Group at 800-833-3836 x2238 or visit www.primaloft.com.