Stride Tool, located in Glenwillow, Ohio, announces the hiring of Austin S. Chae as International Sales Manager- Asia and Developing Markets, effective February 1, 2018.

Austin joins Stride from Autoland Scientech USA, where he was Marketing Director. Previously he held senior positions that included Managing Director of Global Sales for Hanatech Co., Ltd., Director of International Business Development for Innova Electronics Corp. and Executive Director of Sales and Marketing for Nextech American Inc. He holds a B.A. of Applied Science degree in Business Administration and Management from Sangji University, South Korea.

“Austin is a valuable addition to the Stride team. His knowledge and relationships will help us expand distribution of all Stride brands in both existing and developing markets” says Jon Vyn, Stride Tool Vice President of Sales and Marketing.