Newsmakers in the Industry.

Author:Thurman, Russ
Position:Industry News

Savage Names Communications Manager

Savage Arms named Marnie V. McCausland the company's communications manager. McCausland's duties will include communicating with outdoor writers and advertising, cataloging collateral material, and administering co-op advertising programs and trade shows.

As a former pro-staff advisor with Thomson Center Arms, McCausland earned national champion status in muzzleloading from 1996 through 2001. She is both an author and an outdoorswoman.

Leupold Names Vice President

Leupold & Stevens has promoted Fritz Kaufman to vice president of engineering & manufacturing. Due to his promotion, he is now responsible for design functions and manufacturing operations. Kaufman joined Leupold in 1998 as vice president of engineering. He was previously director of engineering for Blount's sporting equipment division. Kaufman is a West Point graduate, class of 1985.

Leica/Minox Announces Sales Manager

Leica and its Minox subsidiary announced that David H. Brown has been appointed the company's national sales manager for its sports optics division. In his new capacity he will oversee sales operations for all Leica and Minox binoculars and sporting scopes. For 18 of 21 years at Pentax, Brown led his former company's sales and marketing efforts. He is a...

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