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Kress announces its leadership team for the North American market

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Kress Commercial, established leaders in Europe for clean, quiet, professional-grade equipment, today announced several members of its Canadian team as it prepares to launch commercial-grade outdoor power equipment (OPE) in the North American Dealer Channel.

“As we prepare for the official Kress OPE launch in North America, we have assembled an unparalleled team who are all well-established in the OPE Dealer Channel,” stated David Johnson, Executive Vice President of Sales. “These industry leaders have earned the trust of Canada’s dealers over decades of personal interaction. We are thrilled to have this team of experienced individuals to lead the launch of the Kress brand in North America,” Johnson emphasized.

The Kress Commercial team in Canada includes:

  • Steve Saunders, Director of Sales
  • David Boyce, Director of Operations
  • Jeff Woods, Lead Business Development Manager – Central
  • Andrew McCorkindale, Business Development Manager – Central
  • Jason Curcio, Lead Business Development Manager – West
  • Frank Rempel, Business Development Manager – West

“You won’t find a more established team in the industry and we couldn’t be prouder,” said Philip Fitzpatrick, Vice President and General Manager of Positec Canada. “As excitement builds towards our official launch at this year’s Equip Show (formerly GIE) and further engagement at the Landscape Ontario Congress in January 2023, we are excited to preview with North America’s top dealers new technologies and innovations designed for professional landscapers and facilities managers. The OPE industry will never be the same. We’ve only just begun!”

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