Arctic Cat Names New GM of Parts, Garments and Accessories

Mary Ellen Walker will head up Arctic Cat's PG&A division, a part of the company that reports more than $100 million in revenues and represents about 13 percent of the company?s net sales. Walker reports directly to CEO Christopher Twomey.

"As general manager of PG&A and companywide sales, Mary Ellen will play a key role in reinvigorating the growth of our business and further leveraging our efficiency," says Twomey.

Walker brings more than 25 years of business experience from the 3M Company. Her career at 3M spanned key assignments in general management, marketing, sales and global business development.

Most recently, Walker was general manager of 3M's Building Safety Solutions Division, where she successfully re-engineered a portfolio of businesses and grew revenues to nearly $200 million through increased market penetration, overseas expansion, repositioning key products, and launching new products and programs. Prior to that, Walker served as business director of 3M?s Promotional Markets for the company's global $100 million custom-printed Post it