Scag Power Equipment, a Division of Metalcraft of Mayville, announced the promotion of Dennis Opalacz to vice president of sales. Opalacz started with Scag as a regional sales manager in 2006, based out of Chicago. In 2008, he moved to Wisconsin upon accepting a sales manager position in the Mayville corporate office. According to Chris Frame, president of Scag, “During his career, Dennis has worked at all levels of the outdoor power equipment channel: dealer, distributor and manufacturer. His communication, sales skills and industry knowledge are exceptional.”
Solectrac, a manufacturer of electric tractors based out of Santa Rosa, Calif., has been declared as “assets held for sale” by its parent company, Ideanomics. A global electric vehicle company, Ideanomics said in its second quarter earnings filed Aug. 4 that 4 of its subsidiaries, including Solectrac, had met the criteria to be classified as assets held for sale.