BEATRICE, Neb. – Exmark Manufacturing, headquartered here, recently appointed Judy Altmaier to the position of general manager for Exmark Manufacturing Company. She will be moving to Nebraska within the next few weeks. Altmaier replaces Rick Olson, who was promoted to head up the International Division of The Toro Company.

Prior to accepting this position, Altmaier has been vice president, operations and quality management for The Toro Company in Minneapolis, Minn.  

"Altmaier will be an excellent fit with our Exmark business. She is a seasoned, global leader with a broad base of experience serving internal and external customers at both Eaton and Toro during her career," says Michael Happe, group vice president of Toro

"We have a strong Exmark team of employees in Beatrice ready to support her and continue to drive the Exmark business to higher levels of performance and share in the years to come. Altmaier understands our business model here at The Toro Company and will strive to outperform our customers’ expectations."