Minnesota-based Winnebago Industries Inc. (NYSE: WGO) has appointed Casey Tubman as president of Newmar Corp., a recreational vehicle manufacturer based in Nappanee.
Tubman will begin his role August 1, reporting to Chief Executive Officer Michael Happe. Newmar became a part of Winnebago Industries in 2019.
“We are extremely pleased to have Casey join our executive leadership team and take the reins at Newmar,” said Happe. “Casey is a purposeful leader with a strong record of caring for employees and customers, resulting in consistent delivery of exceptional market and financial results. He will be leading a proven and dedicated management group and employee team at Newmar, and his experience driving operational excellence as well as brand and product innovation will enable Newmar to continue to be an industry leader in premium motorhomes.”
Winnebago says Tubman’s background includes 25 years in a variety of leadership and executive roles at Michigan-based Whirlpool Corp. Tubman most recently served as vice president and global platform leader of laundry at Whirlpool, where he was responsible for product development strategies and execution across five regions and all countries worldwide.
Additionally, Tubman previously ran Whirlpool’s North American laundry and dishwasher businesses where he drove significant revenue and profit growth and improved brand differentiation.