Samantha Piernot was promoted to VP of procurement for equipment supplier Full Compass Systems, based in Madison, Wis.
She had been purchasing manager. The promotion was announced at this fall's dinner to commemorate the company's new building.
Piernot started at Full Compass in 2000 as a purchasing agent. She became a purchasing lead in 2003 and was promoted to purchasing supervisor in 2005. A year later she was named purchasing manager.
Earlier she worked at Lands' End for 11 years in management roles.
Full Compass sells professional audio, video, AV and lighting products.