Performance parts distributor Turn 14 Distribution has appointed Robert Schuetz as president of its new owned brands division, the company announced.
Schuetz will oversee the establishment, structure, development and daily operations of the company’s new owned brands team with its headquarters in the Dallas, Fort Worth area. He will lead the product development, research and development, brand management, and marketing of the manufacturing brands acquired through the Tucker Powersports purchase, the company said.
Schuetz’s previous experience includes time at Warn Industries, Ohlins USA and KW Automotive, where he held executive leadership positions of vice president and president, the company said.
“I’m excited to be a part of the rebirth of the brands we’ve acquired from Tucker Powersports, and I look forward to earning the trust of our longstanding partners and internal team as we seek to maximize our potential in each respective marketplace,” said Schuetz.
“Bob has years of expertise and industry know-how to spearhead our manufacturing efforts with our brands as we move forward,” said Jon Pulli, CEO of Turn 14 Distribution.