Scott Thomas Joins Hunter’s Specialties as Vice President of Product Development

Scott Thomas
Scott Thomas
Hunter’s Specialties

Cedar Rapids, IA – Hunter’s Specialties has announced that Scott Thomas has been hired as Vice President of Product Development.

Scott joins Hunter’s Specialties with a proven track record of delivering exceptional new products to the market and driving growth through innovation.  Scott was most recently with Pure Fishing based in Columbia, South Carolina, where he led the product development team. Scott has extensive experience developing products from both domestic and internationally sourced partners. He will have responsibility for all Hunter’s Specialties product development activities.

In addition to his experience at Pure Fishing, Scott was also Director of Product Development and International Sourcing for Escalade Sports, Evansville, Indiana; Engineering Manager at American Athletic, Jefferson, Iowa; Manager of Technical Sales/Product Innovation at Pure Fishing, Spirit Lake, Iowa; and began his career as an Engineer with McDonnell Douglas in St. Louis, Missouri.

Scott is an Iowa State University graduate in Industrial Technology and has an MBA from Webster University, St. Louis, Missouri.

For more information about other Hunter’s Specialties products, log onto the Hunter’s Specialties website at, write to 6000 Huntington Court NE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52402, or call a Consumer Service Specialist at 319-395-0321.