Souderton, PA — Kris Derstein has been promoted to manager of retail & online operations for Asher’s Chocolate Co., a newly created position that will streamline the company’s customer retail and website experiences.
She will also oversee inventory levels for Asher’s retail outlets and managing retail staff at the company’s Souderton and Lewistown stores.
For the past 18 years, she worked as online sales & corporate gifts manager, according to Asher’s. Derstein joined the company as a part-time employee at its Souderton retail store. In 2007, her passion for the company led to her involvement in developing Asher’s website, which prompted the company to bring her on full-time.
Jeff Asher, president and CEO, says: “Kris has been doing a phenomenal job driving our website presence and fulfillment, and it is her strong knowledge of the Asher’s mission, strong sense of determination, and reliable work ethic that we feel makes her the best person to spearhead our local retail, direct-to-consumer efforts.”