BEATRICE, Neb. - Exmark Manufacturing recently announced the appointment of Judy Altmaier as its vice president and general manager. She replaces Rick Olson, who has transitioned to vice president of the International Business for The Toro Company, the parent company of Exmark.
Altmaier has been with The Toro Company since 2009. Prior to assuming her leadership position at Exmark, she was Toro's vice president of operations and quality management. She earned her bachelor of science in business administration from Kearney State College and an MBA from the University of Nebraska-Kearney.
Prior to joining Toro, Altmaier held a number of high-level positions with Eaton Corporation, including as vice president and general manager of its Global Engine Valve Division in Turin, Italy, and as vice president and general manager of operations for its Automotive Group Americas in Marshall, Mich.
Altmaier said the move to the leadership position at Exmark fits well with her strengths and she shares her new team's passion for the professional landscape business and the products it produces.