Lippert Components Inc. has promoted Harcourt Schutz to senior director of aftermarket Marine sales, and work with all of the brands under Lippert Marine, which includes the premier brands of Lewmar, SureShade, and Taylor Made. Most recently, he served as senior director of sales for Lewmar Aftermarket, where he was responsible for attracting new retail and wholesale distribution opportunities.
He has more than 20 years of leadership, knowledge, and experience in the Marine marketplace in the U.S. and UK. Schutz has held several roles at Lewmar, a leading marine equipment supplier that manufactures products in the UK and distributes products in the U.S. Schutz has also served as the U.S. general manager, national sales manager in OEM and sales aftermarket, and market manager. Schutz earned his bachelor’s degree from the College of Charleston. In the late 1990s, he was a two-time All American in Sailing and a two-time member of the U.S. Sailing Team.