Detex Names Ken Kuehler General Manager and Tim Shafer Marketing Manager

New Braunfels, Texas – February 4, 2019 – Ken Kuehler has been promoted to General Manager of Detex Corporation. Kuehler will manage the company’s daily operations and assume select responsibilities from Detex President John Blodgett.

Kuehler brings 25 years of experience in the security door hardware market, spending the last 19 serving in various leadership roles at Detex, including National Account Manager, Marketing Manager, Director of Marketing & Sales, and now General Manager. He holds a BS in Criminal Justice from Texas State University.

As Kuehler assumes his new role, the company’s marketing leadership duties will now shift to Tim Shafer, who has been promoted to Marketing Manager. Shafer has served in various roles at Detex for more than 16 years, most recently as Sales Manager. He holds a BBA in Sales and Marketing from DeVry University.

For more than a century, Detex has earned the trust of architects and owners who rely on Detex products for the safety and security of people and property. A USA company, Detex designs, manufactures, markets and ships products around the world from New Braunfels, Texas. Detex is known internationally for life safety and security door hardware, loss prevention and architectural hardware, integrated door security systems and guard tour verification.

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