Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Home News OPEI announces new officers

OPEI announces new officers

Supplier News

Outdoor Power Equipment Institute has appointed its new officers and board of directors.

| July 17, 2014

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) announced its 2014-2015 officers and board of directors Thursday, which were unveiled during the OPEI annual meeting in Palm Beach, Fla., June 17-19, 2014.
 
Officers for the 2014-2015 year include: OPEI chairman Paul Mullet, president, Excel Industries; OPEI vice chair Lee Sowell, president, Outdoor Products at Techtronic Industries, N.A., Incorporated; and OPEI Secretary/Treasurer Tim Merrett, vice president of A & T Global Platform and Turf & Utility, Deere & Company. Immediate past chair is Todd Teske, Chairman, President& CEO at Briggs & Stratton Corporation.
 
“OPEI is entering a new era of growth and engagement because of the ground work laid for many years by our board of directors,” said Kris Kiser, president and CEO of OPEI. “As the voice of outdoor power equipment, utility vehicle, and small engine manufacturers, we are doing more to support manufacturers, advocate on their behalf, educate dealers, and share safety standards and best practices within the industry and with consumers.”
 

 

Top news

John Deere updates 3E Series

3032E and 3038E are the newest additions to the compact utility tractor line.

EPA registers new pesticide

Oxalic acid will target varroa mites, which are a threat to honeybee colonies.

Committed to quality

Generations of owners at Toms Creek Nursery & Landscaping have stayed true to their family roots.

Easy SEO

Try these seven search engine optimization quick-fixes for your lawn care and landscaping website.

Worth the money

Charging for design work has its benefits.

x