Jackson Center, Ohio (April 3, 2018) – Airstream announced today it has hired seasoned RV industry professional Lenny Razo as Vice President of Sales. Lenny will report directly to Justin Humphreys, Airstream’s Chief Operating Officer, who previously held the position.
With nearly two decades of RV industry experience, Razo joins Airstream from REV group, formerly known as Fleetwood RV. He began his career with Fleetwood in 2000 where he started as a sales coordinator, supporting factory sales representatives in the field. Razo became a top-performing representative and his management experience included roles in both the motorized and travel trailer divisions, up to his most recent role as Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
“I am certain Lenny will be a great addition to an already solid sales team here at Airstream. Lenny’s broad range of positions and experience gives him a highly-qualified perspective on the needs of dealers and consumers,” said Airstream President and CEO Bob Wheeler.
“The experience of managing high-end brands that are customer-centric and support a smaller dealer channel will serve him well at Airstream. I look forward to Lenny providing great support to our dealers and a strategic vision for the company,” added Airstream COO Justin Humphreys.
Lenny is a graduate of Purdue University where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Sales and Sales Management. He, his wife Anne and their two sons Cole and Ben live in Decatur, Indiana, an hour away from Jackson Center. He officially joined the company on April 2, 2018.
“I could not be more honored to take on this role and contribute to the growing sales success Airstream has seen over the last several years,” said Lenny Razo. “I look forward to joining this incredible team and driving impactful growth for the brand.”
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Airstream, manufacturer of the iconic “silver bullet” Airstream® travel trailer, is the longest-tenured recreational vehicle manufacturer in the world. The company’s mission, as set forth by founder Wally Byam, is to create well-designed, high-quality products that allow people to follow their dreams and explore the world in home-like comfort. A steadfast commitment to Byam’s creed, “Let’s not make changes, let’s only make improvements,” has made the aluminum Airstream travel trailer a timeless classic. An unwavering focus on innovation keeps the company at the forefront of technology and customer experience in both the towable and motorized sectors. Airstream is based in Jackson Center, Ohio, where a team of skilled craftspeople hand builds each travel trailer and upfits every touring coach, adding daily to the brand’s reputation for quality and innovation. Learn more about Airstream, our dealers, and current travel trailer and touring coach models at www.airstream.com. For the latest news on Airstream, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and Instagram. Airstream, Inc. is a subsidiary of Elkhart, IN-based THOR Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO). THOR is the sole owner of operating subsidiaries that, combined, represent the world’s largest manufacturer of recreational vehicles. For more information on THOR Industries and its products, please visit www.thorindustries.com.
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