Tony Sturrus has taken up the position as senior vice president, Region North America of Pergo AB and president and CEO of Pergo Inc.

In his new position, Sturrus is responsible for all of Pergo's North American operations. He has overall managerial responsibility for Pergo Inc., and is a member of the Pergo AB Senior Executive Team.

Sturrus was previously president of Baldwin Hardware, a division of Masco Corp. He held this position for nine years.

Prior to joining Baldwin, Sturrus spent 15 years with Harrow Corp., a multidivisional manufacturer of residential and commercial building and hardware products and consumer do-it-yourself goods. Starting out as corporate budget manager/controller, he was quickly promoted to treasurer and then president of the H.B. Ives Locknetics Security Engineering Divisions, and ultimately corporate vice president of development and acquisitions for Harrow Corp., Pergo says.