Featured Big leadership changes at Remington Outdoor Company Rob Curtis June 9, 2015 Join the Conversation Remington Outdoor Company, once known as Freedom Group, today announced big changes to its senior leadership. George Kollitides has stepped down as the chairman and chief executive officer. Jim Marcotuli will become ROC's president and CEO, and will temporarily fill the role of board chairman as the company searches for a new chairman. Other changes to the board include the appointment of James Campbell, who will become the vice chairman of the board and Jeffrey Pritchett. Stepping down from the board are Walter McLallen and James J. Pike. ROC's Chief Financial Officer, Ron Kolka, has also announced his retirement. We surmise this reshuffling of the deck comes with the realization that a deep-pocketed investor is not going to appear and lift the company out of its pit of debt. The realization must be especially hard for the ROC managers and executives that joined together in 2013 to buy $150m in company debt and add another $25m to the company's operating account. ROC describes its new leader, Marcotuli, who was appointed to serve as co-lead director of ROC in September 2014, as an executive with 25 years of management and operations experience, most recently serving as President and CEO of North American Bus Industries (NABI). Prior to that position, Mr. Marcotuli held senior leadership roles at various companies, predominately in the aerospace and automotive industries. Campbell, who is now the vice chairman, joined ROC as lead director in May 2012 and has focused most recently on enhancing ROC's customer and industry relationships. He is an avid shooter and a life member of the National Rifle Association who built a 30-year career at General Electric Company where he most recently served as CEO, Appliances and Lighting, an $8 billion enterprise. Mr. Pritchett brings financial and strategic planning expertise to the Board, most recently as a Senior Operating Executive and Head of the Finance / CFO practice within Cerberus Operating and Advisory Company. He has been advising the management and finance teams at ROC for the past few months as the company completes its search for a permanent CFO. Explore RECOILweb:F.A.B. Defense Launches New GL-Core M Adjustable StockFirst Look: Masterpiece Arms Rimfire Series RiflesRECOILtv All Access: Axeon Second ZeroPreview - 1911 Faceoff NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Get your pack of 50 Print-at-Home targets when you subscribe to the RECOIL email newsletter. We'll send you weekly updates on guns, gear, industry news, and special offers from leading manufacturers - your guide to the firearms lifestyle.You want this. Trust Us.