Curtis Industries names CEO, president

Curtis Industries has appointed Scott Nelson as CEO and president of the company.

Nelson’s new position is effective immediately. He succeeded John Rachwalski, who retired from the position but will remain on the Board of Directors and a consultant to the Curtis Industries.

Nelson has 26 years of industry experience, most recently as president EMEA for Doosan Infracore Construction Equipment. He was previously CEO of Doosan Infracore International, which included Bobcat, Ingersoll Rand Portable Power and the Attachments Business unit sold by Ingersoll Rand in December 2007. Nelson led the sale and integration of these businesses into Doosan.

Prior to joining Doosan, Nelson held a variety of leadership positions with Bobcat such as president of Americas and VP of sales and marketing.