Organizational Announcements

November 2, 2017

Zoeller Company is pleased to announce the following management changes at their Flint & Walling and Zoeller Pump Divisions. Scott Lechner has accepted the newly created position of Vice President of Corporate Sales & Marketing while Eric Rimmel has been promoted to succeed Scott as President of F&W.

Scott, in his 28 years in Kendallville has held positions of National Accounts Manager, VP of Sales & Marketing, Executive Vice President, and Company President. In his new position, Scott will be relocating to our Louisville Corporate office. However, Scott’s management and guidance will continue to impact Flint & Walling customers, as well as all other Zoeller divisions, with his on-going role of establishing goals, support, and directions for Corporate Marketing and Sales.

Eric Rimmel has been with F&W eleven years, holding positions as Product Engineer, Engineering Manager, and Production & Engineering Manager. Eric was a key member of the 4” submersible motor team and has been instrumental in driving next generation change in our manufacturing facilities. Prior to coming to F&W, Eric earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University and started his career with General Electric’s Motor Division in Ft. Wayne. At GE, he held the positions of Application Engineer and Quality Manager while working with their AC 56 Frame Motors. Eric then joined Robert Bosch as Application Engineer and Engineering Manager prior to joining the F&W Kendallville team.

Please congratulate both these individuals on their well-earned promotions.