George Thompson has been promoted to director of product management from his most recent position as senior product manager for the Benelli brand. In his new role, Thompson will be responsible for leading the company's product development and execution in the U.S. including the Benelli, Franchi, Stoeger, Uberti USA and Stoeger Airgun brands. He will also maintain direct responsibility for the product development of the Benelli brand.
As director of sales and channel management, JP Fischer will lead Benelli USA's sales and channel management initiatives within the U.S. for the Benelli, Franchi, Stoeger, Uberti USA and Stoeger Airguns brands. Fischer will help the Benelli brands further expand into emerging markets. Fischer joined Benelli USA in 2014 and most recently served as the independent channel sales and marketing manager.