PHILADELPHIA-Penn Emblem mourns the loss of former regional sales manager Burl Cohen. Cohen worked for the company 1990-2000 as well as 2013-2015.
During his time with the company, Cohen served customers in the Australasia and New Zealand territories. He held more than 40 years of experience in the textile services industry, serving as both an operator and supplier.
Staff at Penn Emblem remember Cohen as “larger than life” and “always owning whatever room he walked into.” The company also states that Cohen was a hard worker eager to share his knowledge and expertise with customers and colleagues.
L-R: Blumenthal-Joseph, Cohen (Image courtesy Penn Emblem)
“Burl managed all of Penn Emblem’s international business in Australia and New Zealand,” says Randi Blumenthal-Joseph, president and owner of Penn Emblem. “He brought Penn Emblem Company’s relationships and products to these areas of the world and was always successful in growing the business due to his hard work and dedication.”