Thule Hires Andrews as National Accounts Sales Manager


Thule Hires Andrews as National Accounts Sales Manager

Seymour, CT, April 16, 2008 — Thule, the world leader in transportation accessories, announced today the hiring of Tom Andrews as National Accounts Sales Manager. Andrews will be the key contact for Thule's western national accounts and will report to Schuyler Horton, Thule's Director of National Accounts.

“Tom is a seasoned and respected professional in the outdoor industry and will be a great addition to our team,” said Horton. “Tom's extensive experience in the rack category will immediately benefit our customers and help them to grow their business.”

Andrews comes to Thule from CamelBak Products where he was National Sales Manager of the Recreational Division. Prior to CamelBak, Andrews worked in various capacities for brands such as Yakima, TracRac, Bell Sports and Rhode Gear.
“I've admired and respected Thule as a competitor for the bulk of my sales career. Simply put they're a first class organization that's just loaded with talent. I'm both honored and excited to now be a part of that team,” remarked Andrews.

Andrews will begin on May 1, 2008.

About Thule Inc.
Thule Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary within the Thule Group. It is the leading US manufacturer of transportation accessories with production sites in Seymour, Connecticut, Chicago, IL, Perry, FL, Thomasville, GA and Blackwell, TX. Thule's extensive product line features multi-purpose roof racks, roof top boxes, rear mount racks, truck boxes, side steps and accessories for transporting and organizing outdoor equipment (Thule), professional contractor equipment (Thule Professional and UWS) and recreational vehicles (Thule SMART RV). For more information visit