Jeff Savage, vice president of Emak USA Inc., recently announced the hiring of industry veteran Paul M. Scholl as division manager of Emak USA. Scholl will be responsible for creating and implementing a new strategic plan for the growth of Emak in North America.
“We were looking for someone that would take our company to the next level in North America,” said Savage. “We are fortunate to have Paul join the company because of his successful track record and reputation in the power equipment industry. Paul’s knowledge and expertise in the marketplace gives us confidence this will be beneficial in helping us grow and bring our products to market.”
Scholl’s 30-plus-year career in the power equipment industry includes serving as director of sales at Echo Inc., and president of RedMax, a division of the Husqvarna Group.
“I’m very familiar with the high-quality products manufactured by Emak Italy and am excited to work with the Emak team in expanding our market share and sales in the consumer, professional landscape and agricultural arena,” said Scholl. “I see tremendous opportunities to expand our business into the rental, industrial, construction and turf markets by promoting our many exclusive product features.”