Lippert Components Inc. (LCI) announced that Lindsey Stults has been hired to direct the Elkhart, Ind.-based company’s business development within emerging markets.
According to a press release, Stults attended Indiana University and began his career in 1986 with Babsco Inc., an electrical distributor to the RV and residential building product industries. In 1998, he started Odyssey Group in Elkhart, a distribution company primarily dealing in electrical products. Later, he assembled a team that entered into the plumbing, hardware and fastener, building materials, and electronics categories for the RV, residential building products, specialty vehicles, marine, and transit markets in the U.S. and Canada. Most recently, Stults worked as a consultant, advising manufacturing businesses on strategic acquisitions.
“Lindsey is an industry veteran with great relationships and a great perspective. He has a depth of experience in many of our key markets, as well as markets that we’re committed to growing, which will only make us more effective,” said Andy Murray, LCI chief sales officer.
LCI CEO Jason Lippert added, “Lindsey has an amazing, positive attitude that has led to many great relationships throughout the industries we serve. His background, combined with his passion for people, make him a great fit for the LCI family.”
Additionally, Stults will work alongside LCI’s sales teams to increase the company’s exposure to new markets and help build LCI’s portfolio into emerging markets for the leisure vehicle and mobile transportation industries.
“I’m humbled and honored to join this amazing team at LCI. From the outside looking in all these years, it was easy to see how the culture and growth go hand in hand with Jason and his leadership group,” stated Stults.