21039 Thu, 03/17/2011 - 11:44am
MONROE, Conn.–Cutlery maker Victorinox Swiss Army, Inc. has named Rob Sterner senior vice president, sales for the commercial and retail cutlery and Swiss Army knife divisions. In this newly created position, Sterner reports to Rene Stutz, North American president of Victorinox Swiss Army.
“Rob will be an integral part of our growth strategy as we continue to expand the presence of the cutlery and Swiss Army Knife divisions. I am excited to have Rob join Victorinox Swiss Army, and I look forward to Rob’s contributions to our organization and am confident that he will help us drive business growth in the future,” Stutz said.
Most recently, Sterner was president of Coopers Marketing Group, which specializes in sourcing new products for retailers and distribution development for overseas factories. Sterner also served as vice president of the U.S. division of Trudeau for five years, and was chief executive officer of tabletop company Tienshan.