Fleetwood Enterprises Inc. announced today (Sept. 24) it promoted Charles A. “Chuck” Wilkinson to the position of executive vice president and COO.
During the past 12 months, Wilkinson, 61, served as Fleetwood’s executive vice president-operations. He led the company’s housing, RV and supply groups. As a result of his promotion, Wilkinson will be more involved in Fleetwood’s “external communications activities.”
“Chuck has done an exceptional job during an extremely challenging time in both of our primary industries,” said Ed Caudill, Fleetwood’s new president and CEO. “Under his leadership, our housing and supply groups are continuing to perform well and the RV group has made a dynamic return to a position of market leadership.
“Chuck is a remarkable person and I consider myself fortunate to have this opportunity to work with him,” Caudill added.
Wilkinson has 33 years of experience in manufacturing and retail operations, including 17 years with Fleetwood. His earlier positions at Fleetwood included being senior vice president-Housing Group and vice president-Western Region, Housing Group.