Attwood Corporation announced that Brian Scott, who has been with the company since 2007 most recently as Senior Director of Sales, Marketing, and Product Management has been named President of Mercury Marine’s Attwood division, effective immediately. Scott succeeds Jim Fox, who recently left the company.
“Brian’s background in bringing innovative new products to the market in addition to his work running sales and marketing make him a great person to fill this role," said Chris Drees, President of the Mercury Parts and Accessories Group. "Brian has the experience and expertise to help meet and exceed Attwood’s growth strategy. We want to thank Jim for everything he has done at Attwood and Brunswick since he joined the organization.”
“I am humbled and grateful to have the opportunity to lead the Attwood organization,” said Scott. “Attwood is a special company because of our great people and I look forward to working with the team to accelerate our innovation and growth.”
During his career at Attwood, Scott has held positions of Controller, Category Director and Senior Director of Sales and Marketing. Scott holds a B.A. of Economics from the University of Michigan and an MBA from Texas Christian University.
“We are looking forward to continuing Attwood’s growth both in new product development and distribution,” said Drees. “Under Brian’s leadership, you’ll see a lot of positive momentum going in to the new year from Attwood as it remains a key part of our overall Parts and Accessories business."