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Tom James partners with Elon’s sales center

The Martha and Spencer Love School of Business at Elon University is proud to announce the Tom James Company as the newest partner of the school’s Chandler Family Professional Sales Center.

As a partner, Tom James will be able to assist in curriculum development and have access to sales research conducted by Elon faculty. The company will also have the opportunity to recruit students at center events, such as the Sales Meet and Greet and annual sales dinner, as well as participate as guest speakers in sales classes.

“At Tom James Company, we look for people who are ambitious, confident, articulate, polished, self-confident, and of high character and integrity,” said Ash Deshmukh, senior vice president of corporate development at Tom James. “Elon students fit perfectly with our definition of a ‘Quality Hire.’ Our company objective is to double our sales every five years. We are confident that students of the caliber of programs such as Elon will help us get there.”

About the Tom James Company
The Tom James Company is the world's largest manufacturer and retailer of custom clothing. Their highly trained Tailors come directly to your home or office, saving you valuable time. They plan, coordinate, and maintain your wardrobe so you are perfectly attired for any situation - business, casual, social, or formal. Their Tailors are wardrobe consultants, well-versed in fabrics, style and patterns. They assist you in selecting a wardrobe that will compliment you with the finest clothing and the best value at a price that is comfortable to you.

About the Chandler Family Professional Sales Center
The Chandler Family Professional Sales Center promotes professional selling and sales management, provides high-quality instruction to both students and sales executives, and conducts research that advances the field of sales. The program’s strong sales curriculum and experiential learning component earned it the distinction as a “Top University Sales Program for 2011” by the Sales Education Foundation, a section of The Dayton Foundation established to promote university level educational programs in sales through the provision of scholarships, creation of educational materials and other methods.


Nicole Filippo,
5/9/2012 10:23 AM