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Huib Hartog Earns SMEI Certified Sales Executive® Designation

Friday, January 13, 2017   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Willis Turner
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NEW YORK, NY., January 12, 2017Sales and Marketing Executives International (SMEI), the only worldwide educational and relationship-building forum created for sales and marketing executives and entrepreneurs, announced today that Huib Hartog, Sales Development Manager with Veenman BV, Utrecht, Netherlands, has earned the designation of SMEI Certified Sales Executive®.


Huib Hartog CSEThe CSE® distinction is conferred on individuals who pass an examination covering fundamental professional sales management competencies, as identified by a governing body of senior professionals in sales and marketing education and management.


“SMEI commends Huib Hartog for achieving this professional distinction,” said Willis Turner, CME, CSE, President of SMEI.  “Receiving the CSE® designation is an exhaustive process, but its fruits are realized in the professional opportunities and recognition available to those who achieve it.”


As part of the process toward certification, Huib Hartog completed a comprehensive exam preparatory program, studied case examples illustrating what leading companies are doing to meet the challenges of the new sales and marketing environment, and completed simulation exercises.


“SMEI acts as an international clearinghouse for content and information that members can use to assist with solving problems for their clients and companies,” Turner said.  “Because it offers shared experience and knowledge from industry leaders around the world, SMEI is an intelligent alternative for many individuals who desire to enhance their professional standing.”



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Sales and Marketing Executives International (SMEI) is an international organization providing ongoing seminars and activities designed to promote excellence through shared experience and to create success through shared knowledge.  SMEI is the only worldwide educational and professional certification body created for sales and marketing executives and entrepreneurs who seek professional growth in experience, leadership skill and peer contact.  SMEI is a non-governmental organization founded in New York in 1935. For more information, visit