Linamar Corporation’s Skyjack Division welcomes George Fitchett as vice president of sales - national accounts.
Fitchett brings a wealth of sales experience to Skyjack with over 30 years of work in the rental and construction equipment industries, having held various management positions at Snorkel, Omniquip and Textron. His industry knowledge on national accounts brings an abundance of experience as Skyjack moves forward with its growth plans over the next several years.
“The company is looking forward to benefiting from George’s extensive skills and experience, particularly with his sales background and management skills that have substantially grown sales to rental organizations at national levels,” says Brad Boehler, president of Skyjack.
Fitchett comments, “Skyjack has always been known for reliable products, for being responsive and developing sustainable relationships. I am looking forward to building on that firm foundation. I am particularly pleased that a number of past and potential customers have already highlighted Skyjack as a company that is extending a positive reputation.”
Fitchett was educated at James Madison University and the University of Richmond, where he graduated with a B.S. in Administration and Economics and an M.B.A., respectively. He resides in the Richmond, VA area with his wife, Dee, and will work alongside Dave Stewart and John Mooney, fellow vice presidents of North American national account sales, all reporting to Skyjack’s vice president of sales for the Americas, Brian Black.