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Brett R. Randall

Brett R. Randall

Pittsburgh native Brett R. Randall has been named president and chief executive officer of Columbia Northwest Inc. (CNW), parent company to the A-Liner and Somerset camping trailer brands, officials announced.

“We are very excited to have Brett on the CNW team and look forward to the contributions he will make,” said Robert Barmen, board chairman. “Based on our work with Brett in the past, we know he has the experience and ability to help CNW reach its full potential.”

Randall brings more than 20 years of experience in the manufacturing industry to the position. For 17 of those years he served at Traco as an operator and principal. 

“I recognize that CNW has faced the same challenges that many other RV companies have experienced, and am eager to lead a new path for success,” Randall said. “I have been enjoying working the team members, our valued dealers and vendor partners. We are working collaboratively to produce quality outcomes and demonstrate a commitment to our products and the marketplace.”

Founded in 1984, Columbia Northwest is located in Mount Pleasant, Pa. CNW holds TRA Certification, the top “Certified Green” company for the RV industry.