Britton Harold is the new product manager responsible for multi-deck and outfront rotary products.

Jacobsen hires new product managers

Jacobsen has announced that Britton Harold is the new product manager responsible for multi-deck and outfront rotary products.  Prior to coming to Jacobsen almost 5 years ago, Britton served as Product Marketing Manager at Husqvarna.  His experience at Jacobsen includes parts product management and channel development.  He is also a Certified Six Sigma Black Belt.  Britton received his B.S. in Marketing and Management from Ohio Northern University and his MBA from The University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

Britton Harold joins Chris Fox and Rachel Luken on the Jacobsen product management team.

Chris Fox is product manager for walking and riding greens mowers, utility vehicles and sprayers.  He joined Jacobsen in July 2011 from Southern Pump and Tank where he was the Vice President of Sales.  Chris Fox’s previous experience includes time spent as Jacobsen’s Northeast Territory Sales Manager and Dealer Development Manager.  Chris has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from North Carolina State University and an MBA from Wake Forest University.

Rachel Luken oversees the large area reel/fairway mower, trim mower, renovation and specialty equipment lines.  She is also responsible for Jacobsen’s product transition for Tier 4 emission regulations.  At Doosan Infracore (formerly Ingersoll-Rand,) Rachel was previously employed as Product Marketing Manager.  She received her B.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering and Business minor from Virginia Tech.

Commenting on his product management team, Chris Vernon, Jacobsen’s Vice President of Marketing and Product Management said, “The product management group that we’ve put together has a lot of valuable industry and product knowledge.  We are excited about the projects they are working on to provide our customers with the products they need to make their jobs easier.”