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World Cat Makes Executive Promotions

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World Cat announced in a statement the promotion of Vann Knight to chief operating officer and Andrea Woolard to chief financial officer.

The North Carolina-based power cat builder is headquartered in Tarboro and has an additional production facility in Greenville.

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Knight, who has served as World Cat vice president of operations for the past three years, will oversee manufacturing, purchasing and product development.

“Vann has done a fantastic job helping our Tarboro team achieve 99 percent of capacity in 2021, and we feel this new role allows our team to see the same long-term results in Greenville with the three new models being introduced in 2022,” World Cat president Andrew Brown said in the statement.

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Woolard was promoted to chief financial officer after serving two years as director of financial operations. Her responsibilities include finance, human resources and quality control.

“Andrea is a natural leader and team-builder who will utilize her 20 years of manufacturing experience to expand our strong family culture in Greenville,” Brown said

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