Last updateTue, 17 Apr 2018 11pm

Rembrandt Charms introduces new VP of Sales, Controller

(WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y.) - Rembrandt Charms is proud to announce Jim Honsberger has been promoted to Vice President of Sales and Customer Service, and Colin Freeburg, CPA, MBA as new company controller.

Jim’s promotion to VP of Sales and Customer Service comes after over 20 years of leading sales teams, including four at Rembrandt Charms.

rembrandt-Freeburg-Nov“I am excited to be charged with taking Rembrandt’s sales team to the next level,” states Honsberger. “Our focus continues to be on developing and strengthening our relationships with our customers. Our goal is to meet our customers’ needs in a manner that is personal and best suited to each retailer.

“I am thrilled to work with a market leader and this dynamic team at Rembrandt,” he added. “Our customers can expect new ideas, new possibilities and new business opportunities from Rembrandt. With Rembrandt’s strength in the industry and our devoted staff, we are committed to exceeding our customers’ expectations every day.”

Jim earned his R.A. in Business Administration and Management at the State University of New York at Fredonia. He worked 20+ years in Information Technology and sales and is well versed in Cloud computing, VOIP solutions, Infrastructure as a Service, Software as a Service and other IT Services. Jim plans to bring his vast experience to Rembrandt’s customers as they consider how they may go to market via channels such as e-commerce, or how they can reduce costs with solutions such as data back-up, PCI compliance or other IT related solutions.

“With Jim’s strong IT, sales and leadership skills and experience, we look forward to expanded growth in our business and in our retailers’ businesses as well,” states CEO Chris Lux. “Jim has been, and continues to be, an invaluable member of the Rembrandt team.”

Jim coached boys and girls baseball and softball teams for over twelve years. He and his wife enjoy volunteer work, golfing and spending time with their five children, all of whom are active in sports.

Additionally, Rembrandt Charms has named Colin Freeburg, CPA, MBA, company controller.

Colin comes to Rembrandt from PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. Colin received his MBA in accounting from Canisius College in Buffalo, NY.

“I am excited to step into this role and look forward to working with this great team,” states Colin. “Chris Lux has built a world-class company and I am anxious to contribute to building the future growth of the business.”

Rembrandt-Honsberger-Nov“Colin’s business savvy, top-notch accounting skills and unlimited potential made him the ideal candidate for company controller,” states CEO Chris Lux. “We plan on taking full advantage of his experience and talents.”

Colin previously worked at Rembrandt in the customer service department while pursuing his undergraduate and MBA degrees. Colin is a competitive boxer/kick boxer and an accomplished fisherman.

Rembrandt Charms continues the tradition as a family-owned business for over 40 years.  Rembrandt Charms offers the world’s largest collection of handcrafted charms in silver and gold. Retail jewelers rely on Rembrandt Charms’ industry renowned superior quality, lifetime guarantee and outstanding customer service. For more information please visit www.RembrandtCharms.com.