Torbeck Named CEO of Freedom Group, Inc., Remington
MADISON, NC Remington Arms Company and its parent, Freedom Group, Inc. (FGI) has named Theodore (Ted) Torbeck as their chief executive officer and board of director member for both entities.
Torbeck joined Remington as its Chief Operating Officer in February 2008. He replaces Thomas (Tommy) Millner, who has become CEO and president of Cabelas Incorporated (NYSE:CAB).
Prior to his employment with Remington, Torbeck had been an employee of General Electric Company since 1978, serving in various positions, including the vice president operations of GE Industrial from 2006 to 2008.
I am excited about the opportunity of leading this amazing group of companies and its dedicated employees, said Torbeck.
Freedom Group houses many gun brands, including Remington, Marlin, Harrington & Richardson, New England Firearms, L.C. Smith, Parker, Bushmaster, DPMS/Panther Arms, and two other firms, EOTAC and INTC.