Metabo Corporation strengthened its leadership team by promoting four individuals from within the company to newly created and existing positions. The changes, effective immediately, are a strategic move in preparation for company-wide growth and transformation in 2013.
Promoted to vice president of finance and operations, Jens Knudsen will be responsible for all customer support activities at Metabo’s West Chester facility, including credit and finance, purchasing and logistics as well as overseeing the customer service department.
Mark Linn, formally national accounts manager, was promoted to director of national accounts. In his new role, Linn will cultivate new business with targeted national distributors as well as focus on expanding the company’s national accounts presence.
Formally regional manager-South/Central, Larry Pecht assumed the newly created position of national key account manager (end user program). In this role, Pecht will work closely with Metabo’s sales team to identify, convert and grow end users as well as develop programs and products specifically for this targeted customer group.
Darren White was promoted to regional manager-South/Central from sales representative in north Texas. As regional manager, White will be responsible for overseeing the sales efforts in Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Kansas and Southern Illinois.