VICENZA, Italy (BRAIN)—Campagnolo s.r.l. has hired Tom Kattus as general manager of its subsidiary, Campagnolo North America Inc. Kattus will join the company on May 1.
Kattus takes over for Richard Storino, who left the company in January.
Kattus comes to Campagnolo with more than 20 years experience in the industry. Most recently, Kattus was vice president of global sales for Zoot Sports. Before that, Kattus worked at Cannondale, heading up the brand's North American sales unit.
Kattus will manage all the business affairs in the Carlsbad, California offices and will work with Campagnolo’s OEM, distribution partners and media throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico.
“We are very happy that Mr. Kattus joined our team in Campagnolo NA. His depth of experience, reputation in the industry, and his excellent attitude, demeanor and integrity are exactly what we were looking for,” said Angelo Caccia, president of Campagnolo NA and director of Campagnolo S.r.l. international sales.
When asked about the opportunity to join Campagnolo, Kattus said, “I am very excited to join Campagnolo NA and work with Mr. Caccia and the team. I have been an avid cyclist for 25 years and have always used Campagnolo components. I raced road from ’87 – ’97 and have been a die-hard, passionate fan of Campagnolo my entire career. Campagnolo is the best of the best, and this is truly my dream job.”