MADISON, NC –-(Ammoland.com)- Freedom Group, Inc. (FGI) has named James Campbell to the Board of Directors as Lead Director.
Campbell spent ten of his last 30 career years as President and Chief Executive Officer overseeing a global Appliances and Lighting business.
Campbell’s love of the outdoors, hunting and shooting, coupled with his success in strategic planning and investor relations, will serve as a basis for his new role advising FGI leadership.
“Jim’s experience and business acumen make him a welcome addition to this already strong, involved, and supportive Board of Directors,” said George Kollitides, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the FGI Board.
“As we continue to enhance the operation of our family of companies, Jim’s understanding of manufacturing, product development, supply chain and quality control will be a strong asset. The Board of Directors is delighted to have someone with Jim’s background and dedication on board.”
“This is a wonderful opportunity where I can utilize everything I’ve learned over the last 30 years and apply it to a lifelong passion,” said Campbell.
“I appreciate the warm welcome I have received from FGI leadership, and I look forward to ensuring our manufacturing and quality control teams have everything they need to produce the finest quality products for our customers.”
About Freedom Group, Inc.
Freedom Group is the world’s leading innovator, designer, manufacturer, and marketer of firearms, ammunition, and related products for the hunting, shooting sports, law enforcement, and military markets. As one of the largest manufacturers in the world of firearms and ammunition, we have some of the most globally recognized brands including Remington, Bushmaster, Barnes Bullets, DPMS/Panther Arms, Marlin, H&R, Parker, Mountain Khakis, AAC, PARA USA, and Dakota. The Company distributes its products throughout the U.S. and in over 80 foreign countries. More information about the Company can be found at www.freedom-group.com.