Egersund, Norway – Navico – the world’s largest manufacturer of marine electronics and parent company to the Lowrance®, Simrad® and B&G® brands – announced today the appointment of new territory sales manager for the southwest United States – Scott Nagel. Based in Mission Viejo, California, Nagel’s territory will cover the following states: California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico and Hawaii.
“We are very excited to bring in an experienced professional to fill this important position,” said Leif Ottosson, Navico CEO. “We believe we have found a great fit with Scott and are looking forward to applying his expertise and focus to manage our interests in this vital region.”
Nagel has been in the industry for many years working as an independent sales representative for leading brands like Daiwa, Rapala®, Flambeau®, Penn®, Beretta® and Sig Sauer®. Nagel got his start in the industry while attending San Diego State University and working as a deck hand on the San Diego Sportfishing fleet to help pay for his education. He is married and has an 11-year-old son. His current hobbies include watching his son play baseball and offshore fishing.
For more information on the Navico brands, visit www.lowrance.com, www.simrad-yachting.com, www.navico-commercial.com/ and www.bandg.com. To find out more about the Navico Group of companies, visit www.navico.com.