Positec North America names CEO and president

Positec Tool Corp. has announced the appointment of Michael A. Jones as president and CEO of Positec North America. Previously, Jones served as executive vice-chairman for Ranpak Holdings Corp. After starting out with General Electric, he was president of Husqvarna AB’s North and South American business operations. Subsequently, Jones served in a series of executive roles at Lowe’s Cos. including chief merchandising officer and EVP/chief customer officer.