Echo names VP of marketingJoseph F. Fahey has been named to the newly created position of vice president, marketing in an announcement made by Chuck Kitazume, president of Echo Incorporated, Lake Zurich, Illinois. The position is effective December 17, 2001.
"The addition of Mr. Fahey to our company is a significant addition as we move into an increasingly competitive and complex hand-held power equipment market. We know that Mr. Fahey's credentials will provide us with the ability to continue our industry-leading position."
Fahey served as manager, dealer development and research for the Power Equipment Division of American Honda Motor Company, Inc. and later served as vice president, sales and marketing for Stihl Incorporated. Most recently he was vice president, sales and marketing for Maysteel, LLC, a steel fabricating company located in Wisconsin.