Fleetwood RV Announces Organizational Changes
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Decatur, Ind. – (March 4, 2013) – Fleetwood RV, Inc. recently announced a series of important organizational changes and additions to the Fleetwood RV and American Coach sales and product teams. These changes support Fleetwood’s continued market expansion and product development.
Kyle McCrary has been appointed to Senior Vice-President of Product Planning & Design. He will oversee all current and future product design for both Fleetwood RV and American Coach brands. This move formalizes the role of influence which McCrary already plays with the American Coach brand as it continues its resurgence in the marketplace. Product design will play an increasingly vital role as the brand continues to expand and enhance its model line-up and offer some of the most luxurious motorhomes in the industry.
“Kyle has been instrumental in the success of the redesign and branding of the iconic American Coach brand,” stated John Draheim, President & CEO of Fleetwood RV. His forward-thinking coupled with his 27 years of RV experience make him a great asset to our company. Kyle will be very influential in the ongoing product design innovations for all Fleetwood RV products.”
Additionally, Matt McQuown joins as Director of Sourcing, bringing over 20 years of procurement experience to the Fleetwood team. Matt will apply his extensive supply chain and commodity expertise as he leads the strategic sourcing team and establishes processes. He will be based out of the Decatur, Indiana manufacturing facility.
Dave Denarola has been appointed Director of Sales, Western Region; and Lenny Razo is now Director of Sales for the Eastern Region, equally focusing on Fleetwood RV and American Coach product lines. Both will report directly to John Draheim, CEO & President, and will handle strategic sales planning and management of all sales operations and activities for their respective sales regions.
Tim Schulyer joins the American Coach sales team as a District Sales Manager - Eastern Region, reporting directly to Razo. Tim will be responsible for the sales activities of the American Coach product line in all areas of the United States east of the Mississippi River and eastern Canada. Tim brings a wealth of knowledge to his position with more than 15 years of RV industry experience, which includes holding positions at the retail level in sales and management.
Jeff Gibson comes to Fleetwood RV as District Manager to its Western Region sales team. Jeff brings a wealth of knowledge to his position with more than 20 years in the RV industry, including both wholesale and retail experience and in the rental segment.
Jeff will be responsible for the sales activities in the key California and Mountain states area.
Draheim noted, “These organizational changes more closely align Fleetwood RV’s structure with our strategy and commitment to innovation, design and to provide a strong value proposition to our dealer network and retail customers.”
For more information on Fleetwood RV or American Coach products, call 1-800-322-8216 or visit www.Fleetwoodrv.com or www.AmericanCoach.com.
About Fleetwood RV, Inc.
Fleetwood RV, Inc. (“Fleetwood RV” or the “Company”) is a leading manufacturer of Class A and Class C recreational vehicles. The Company has one of the best and longest standing distribution networks in the industry and boasts some of the industry’s most recognized and iconic brand names such as American Coach and Bounder. Fleetwood RV is headquartered in Decatur, Ind., which is also its principal manufacturing location.
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