Arctic Cat Inc. today announced that the company has named Paul Fisher, 53, as vice president of operations, effective immediately.
Fisher brings more than 25 years of leadership experience with international businesses, driving lean manufacturing, quality and supply chain improvements, and building effective teams. He is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt. Fisher succeeds Ron Ray, who is retiring from Arctic Cat on May 15 after 18 years with the company.
Commented Christopher Twomey, Arctic Cat’s chairman and chief executive officer: “We are pleased to welcome Paul to Arctic Cat’s leadership team. He brings an impressive operations skill set, with a proven record of implementing lean manufacturing tools. Paul’s expertise complements our organization’s strategic direction and continuous improvement goals. We also want to thank Ron, who is retiring from this position after 18 years. Ron’s contributions are significant. He has been a strong leader, who has worked tirelessly to improve all aspects of Arctic Cat’s operations.”