About I-Tek, Inc.
I-Tek is a small development and manufacturing company that produces a pressure relieving
material we call TekPad®. I-Tek holds the patent to this extremely lightweight non-water
based gel material. TekPad® is used successfully in wheelchair cushions and hospital beds to
relieve pressure and aid in bedsore prevention and relief. In addition to developing the
material that provides superb pressure relief, we also offer a line of performance comfort
cushions targeted at kayak and canoe enthusiasts. We currently sell to specialty paddling
retailers throughout the United States, and internationally in Canada, Australia, Germany,
Sweden and Norway. We have received favorable reviews in SeaKyaker Magazine (Feb. 2005) and
KanuCulture (Vol. 11 No. 1 2005). We are now ready to expand our line of high performance
comfort cushions into the travel, auto and office markets. Founded in 1999, I-Tek, Inc. is
privately held and headquartered in Lawrence, Massachusetts. Please visit our website at
www.skwoosh.com to learn more about our company and our products.
We are seeking a high-energy person with some experience as an inside sales professional, to
direct the launch and expansion of our performance comfort cushion line. The sales director
will work with the small I-Tek management team to develop and design product materials and
direct and manage sales to catalogues and retail businesses. The sales director will also
coordinate internet sales activities. The ideal candidate will have experience selling to
high distribution catalogue companies
Develop a plan for launching new product lines in collaboration with I-Tek management
Generate and follow through with sales opportunities in chosen target markets
Manage internet sales, both to individuals and B to B
Develop marketing and sales communication materials
Bachelor’s degree is required
Experience in internet sales and inside sales is a plus
Knowledge or familiarity with travel, auto or office products is a plus
Self-motivation, high-energy and an entrepreneurial spirit
Applicants must be excited by the opportunity to help build a company and share in its
This is a full time salaried position, with a portion of the work week spent onsite in our
Lawrence, MA office.
Qualified candidates should forward their resume (as a MS Word doc attachment) and a cover
letter to the contact below.
Please no phone calls or agencies.
Remember – Before you apply Check out our website www.skwoosh.com to see our Kayak and Canoe
Cushions and get creative about ideas for selling this product in the travel, office and auto