RALEIGH, N.C. — Consolidated Asset Recovery Systems, a Raleigh-based repossession and remarketing service, today announced the hiring of Jeff Swisher as vice president of sales. Swisher will join the executive management team at Consolidated Asset Recovery Systems to help the company further scale the sales organization and continue to build brand recognition.

“We are excited to bring Jeff and the wealth of knowledge and expertise he possesses onto our leadership team,” said Steve Norwood, CEO of Consolidated Asset Recovery Systems. “Our company is expanding very rapidly due to the high demand for intuitive and cost-effective repossession and remarketing technology, and I feel confident Jeff will be a critical asset in driving the direction of our company going forward.”

Formerly, Swisher was the founder of Swisher Sales Inc., a sales consulting firm, where he consulted with more than 50 clients during his six-year tenure. He also created another consulting practice, Calibration Group, which provided sales, finance, marketing, HR, legal and managed information technology services to the company’s established customer-base.

Prior to that, Swisher served as president and CEO of a RTP-based marketing firm, where he helped add 200 new clients to the company’s roster over a 36-month period. He has also held positions as a sales manager, sales director and vice president of sales and marketing for organizations such as Xerox, MCI, BTi and NuVox.