Karim Motawi, an 18-year art tile veteran, will be joining Wizard Enterprise as director of sales and marketing. He has been brought on board to market Wizard’s existing line of products and launch a new line under development, the company said.
“We are very excited to have Karim with us,” said Wizard owner Michael Meagher. “I've been friends with him for years and when the opportunity to work together came along I jumped at it. Karim’s knowledge of the art tile market will make him an invaluable part of our team.”
“The decision to join Michael and Wizard Enterprise was an easy one for me,” said Karim. “Michael has been in the business of making quality tile for over 20 years and when he described the new line he was working on I got very excited. It’s a great product at a great price and with Michael's production and design experience behind it, people are going to love it.”
The new line, Hawthorne CA, is a collection of field tile and border shapes in six stock colors that will be available for immediate delivery. Another 35 colors will be offered made to order. The line is nearlycomplete and is launching in early summer, the comoany said.
Wizard Enterprise is a Los Angeles-based art tile studio owned and operated by Michael and Susi Meagher. The studio occupies two factories and has a staff of 27 employees.