TULSA, OK – October 19, 2011 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – US Highland Inc. (UHLN) announced today that Mr. John Fitzpatrick has accepted the position of Chief Executive Officer and President of US Highland, Inc.
Mr. Fitzpatrick brings extensive management experience and organization skills to US Highland. Mr. Fitzpatrick has over 20 years of senior leadership experience in such companies as Hewlett-Packard, Harley-Davidson and Indian Motorcycle Company. Mr. Fitzpatrick was instrumental in the opening of Harley-Davidson’s manufacturing plant in Kansas City and led its assembly organization from 1998 to 2000. Mr. Fitzpatrick left Harley-Davidson to become the Vice President of Strategy at the reformation of Indian Motorcycles in Gilroy, California and was promoted to president and chief executive officer shortly after joining the company.
“John’s operational and product launch experience is exactly what US Highland needs. US Highland’s Management Team is a perfect fit in terms of company vision and core competency required to deliver on that vision,” stated US Highland Chairman Robert Harris.
“I cannot imagine a more exciting opportunity than the one we have at US Highland. We have assembled a world-class management team capable of delivering world-class results for our share holders, customers and partners. We are at the right place at the right time with a management team that has the right stuff,” stated US Highland President & CEO John Fitzpatrick
For additional information concerning US Highland Inc. visit www.ushighland.com.
SOURCE: US Highland, Inc.