Manitowoc has appointed Anne Bélec as a director, taking the board from eight to nine directors.
Bélec has been a senior sales, marketing and customer service executive for more than 33 years having started out in 1985 as a sales and marketing manager with Ford of Canada, moving up through a number of increasingly senior positions with Ford motor company, including director global marketing, chief executive of Volvo Cars North America. In 2009, she moved to Navistar as chief marketing officer before joining Bombardier Recreational Products in 2014 as vice president global brand and communications. She is currently chief executive of Mosaic group, which offers outsourced marketing services. She also serves on the board of Wajax.
Chairman Kenneth Krueger said: “The Manitowoc board of directors is very pleased to have Anne join the board. She has an exceptional and varied background and possesses the skills and qualities that will make her a valuable contributor to our efforts to increase shareholder value.”