Riise Walker Global Communications Manager, ASSA ABLOY Hospitality, USA “ASSA ABLOY allows me to work in a team-oriented environment that provides support and a sense of belonging, while providing important innovations to the industry.” “The most distinctive characteristics of ASSA ABLOY are innovation, security and our global presence, which it is my job to communicate, both externally to our markets and internally to our team.” Riise’s responsibilities include planning and implementing various marketing initiatives for ASSA ABLOY Hospitality’s entire line of products and solutions, and overseeing customer-facing communications for the global organization. “This includes advertising, public relations, trade shows and promotions, as well as serving as the liaison with the sales teams in various regions,” Riise says. Having worked with ASSA ABLOY for over 16 years, Riise still sees plenty of opportunities. “I look forward to continuing to grow within the company as it evolves to meet the industry’s changing needs. As new technologies and solutions are introduced, there are many opportunities to choose from where I can continue to contribute to our success.