Montreal, Que.-based King Canada has announced the appointment of Peter Kennedy as vice president.
Kennedy joins King after 16 years with Canadian machinery importer, General International. Kennedy joins senior vice president Ted Fuller as King Canada looks to expand its Canadian presence as well as enter the U.S. machinery market, the company says.
Kennedy will head up the expansion of the industrial product lines as well as oversee the Industrial dealer network and sales force. He brings over 30 years of knowledge and experience to King Canada — formerly Kennedy was vice president of General International of Montreal and general manager of Federated Tool Supply located in London, Ont.
Kennedy will split his time between Toronto and Montreal and can be reached at email@example.com or by cell at (519-673-2900).
King Canada is one of North America’s largest importers and distributors of woodworking and metalworking machinery, bench top and portable tools, automotive equipment and outdoor gas powered products. King has been serving these markets for over 32 years.