UK industry veteran and Precor vice president – EMEA and APAC, Rob Barker, has been named as the new Precor president.
The news follows the announcement that long-standing Precor president Paul Byrne will retire on September 1.
Rob said: “I am honoured and excited to be asked by Paul Byrne and Heikki Takala to become the Precor president upon Paul’s retirement.
"I congratulate Paul on his strong career and admire his extraordinary efforts in shaping Precor into the world-leading company that it is today.
"It has been my good fortune to work closely with Paul for many years and to see first-hand how Precor has, under his stewardship, innovated entirely new categories of fitness equipment and services like the EFX, AMT and Preva. It will be a pleasure to work with our employees worldwide to continue the Precor legacy of innovation.”
Go backPosted on 21st May 2013