In making the announcement, Derald Bontrager, Jayco Corporation president and CEO said, “We are excited to have Matt join our team. His tenure in the industry combined with his drive and leadership skills will serve the Jayco Towable Division well.”
Thompson has more than 20 years of experience in the RV industry. He began his career working for a supplier in the industry and for the last 10 years he has been with Thor Industries in various capacities, most recently serving as the vice president of sales at CrossRoads RV.
“Matt brings a new level of excitement and a fresh perspective that will lead the towable division in the right direction” said Bontrager. “I have no doubt that with his strong product background and his focus on the dealer and the end customer, he is a great fit for our team.”
Thompson will assume his new role May 27.
SOURCE: Jayco press release