The Board of Directors and Employee Owners of STI International, Inc. announced that Greg Mooney has been appointed president and CEO. Mooney brings with him branded outdoor products leadership experience encompassing sales, marketing, and manufacturing operations. He comes to STI International most recently from Benelli USA where he was vice president & general manager. Mooney has also served as president of Benchmade Knife Company.

“We are delighted to have Greg bring his extensive knowledge and expertise in developing premium brands to STI,” said STI Chairman Ralph P. Stowe.  “His deep knowledge of the firearms industry and impressive accomplishments in creating customer loyalty within the trade and with consumers alike made him a stand-out among our extraordinarily high-caliber pool of candidates.”

“Those familiar with firearms realize what a great product STI makes” said Mooney. “Although STI is a leader in the global competitive handgun market, STI also produces a wide range of high quality products for law enforcement, military, and personal protection. With the help of our trade partners, we will look to educate more consumers as to the precision products STI offers.”