Waratah Forestry Equipment has appointed Elliott Little to the position of Manager of North American Waratah Distribution, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.
As part of his new role, Little will be responsible for managing the North American Waratah business and leading distribution teams in the United States and Canada.
“Elliott is an industry veteran who has extensive experience in the forestry industry,” said Heather Robinson, general manager of Worldwide Distribution for Waratah. “His previous roles will allow him to transition seamlessly into his new position, ensuring that Waratah customers will continue to receive the same quality products and high level of service and support they have come to expect from the Waratah team.”
Little started his career working for a Canadian forest products company with its woodlands division in northern Ontario and Quebec. From there he joined John Deere and moved through various forestry sales and customer support assignments in Eastern Canada. He then held the position of Product Marketing Manager for Forestry Products before broadening his skill base in assignments as Manager of the Commercial Development for the western U.S. & Hitachi and Manager of Discount & Incentive Programs for John Deere Construction & Forestry. Little’s most recent role was Division Manager of Customer Support for John Deere Construction and Forestry’s southeastern U.S. division.