The Carmon Group Places Peter Hoffman as Director of Engineering with MTD Products

Cleveland, OH (July 21, 2016) – The Carmon Group is pleased to announce that Peter Hoffman has joined MTD Products as their Director of Engineering within their Autonomous Lawn & Garden Division. In this newly created role, Peter is responsible for all product development initiatives while providing the engineering leadership needed for future growth.

Peter brings over 20 years of engineering and leadership experience to MTD Products. Prior to joining MTD Products, Peter was employed with Delphi Automotive where he was responsible for new product development initiatives for the wireless vehicle charging systems platform. Additionally, Peter spent 19 years with Energizer Battery in New Technology Innovation, Product Development and Technical Support roles for new emerging technologies in wireless charging applications for OEMs and consumer products. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Cleveland State University.

About MTD Products ( MTD was founded over 80 years ago based on some basic values: Stewardship; Integrity; Hard Work; Reliance on and Respect for People; Innovation; Willingness to take Risks; Gratitude for Customers and Promotion from Within. Headquartered in Valley City near Cleveland, Ohio, their passion has led MTD to be a worldwide leader of outdoor power equipment with facilities in Europe, North America, Asia, Australia and South America producing equipment for both residential and commercial markets.

The MTD family of brands includes Cub Cadet®, Troy-Bilt®, MTD®, MTD Gold®, MTD Pro®, Yard-Man®, Yard Machines®, Bolens® and Remington®. The appeal of each brand lies in its individuality and distinctive appearance. MTD products can be found in all channels of distribution such as home improvement stores, hardware stores, mass retailers, independent dealers, farm supply stores and direct-to-consumer.

Chris Carmon was the search consultant managing this project. The Carmon Group is a Cleveland, Ohio-based, entrepreneurial, retained search firm. Our firm has a consistent track record for delivering the highest quality services which have a measurable and significant ROI on our clients’ businesses. We selectively partner with the best growth businesses throughout the United States.