Martin Professional has announced the appointment of Mark Frihagen as International Business Development Manager, Smoke Machines.

The role is a new position created in order to further develop sales of the Jem product range. The position, effective as of November 18, 2002, involves the sale, marketing and development of Jem products worldwide.

Frihagen has been employed at Martin Professional's headquarters in Denmark the past two years as Sales Manager, Traded Goods, a broad range of miscellaneous products that he successfully expanded and made profitable. Mark’s skills are expected to help Jem develop in new directions, creating success and profitability in Martin’s entertainment smoke segment.

Jem is one of the leading producers of entertainment smoke products in the world with a product line that includes smoke, haze and heavy fog machines, as well as a complete line of fog fluid and accessories. The Jem product line is developed and manufactured at the Martin Manufacturing Facility in Louth, England.