Member News: Key Promotions at HydraForce

NFPA member news is designed to inform members of key industry updates in quick, bite-sized posts that provide only the most important information. This week’s update comes from HydraForce.

HydraForce logoHydraForce announced this month the promotion of Russ Schneidewind to Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing and Tony Casale to Executive Vice President of Business Development. Schneidewind is succeeding Casale as Casale moves up to a newly created position. Both promotions are part of the company’s focus on global-level long-term development of business and technology.

HydraForce Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing, Russ Schneidewind

Schneidewind started at HydraForce in 1996 as a sales engineer serving North American OEMs. As he progressed in his career at the company, he grew OEM business in the US, Europe, and Asia. In his new position, he will oversee global marketing and communications as well as OEM and distributor sales in the Americas, Europe, and Asia.

HydraForce Executive Vice President of Business Development, Tony Casale

Casale started at HydraForce in 1987. In his new position, he will work to develop new business opportunities worldwide.

Read the full release here.

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