Guhdo Hires New VP of Sales & Marketing

John Otto to manage North and South America markets.

GUHDO is pleased to announce the recent hire of John Otto, who will join the team as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing for North and South America.

Within this role, Otto will be responsible for building the GUHDO Gmaxx brand of saw blades, router bits and other cutting tools along with spearheading GUHDO sales efforts in North and South American industrial and consumer markets.

Otto comes to GUHDO with over 26 years of experience in the tool and woodworking markets. Most recently, Otto was Vice President of Wholesale for Rockler Companies where he successfully led domestic and international sales and distribution efforts of the Bench Dog brand among independent industrial dealers, home centers and co-ops such as Ace Hardware, Orgill and Do It Best.

Prior to Rockler, Otto was responsible for the substantial growth and management of the JET and Powermatic brands for WMH Tool Group.

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