Metabo Corp. appointed Christopher Berg president and CEO for the United States and Canada, replacing retiring president and CEO, Joseph S. Smith. Berg spent nearly a decade in the power tool industry with Milwaukee Electric before leaving for another industry. Berg said it was a pleasure to return to an industry that he’s extremely passionate about. “Above all, it is an honor to return as the leader of one of the industry’s most iconic professional power tool brands. Joe, the Metabo team, our loyal distribution partners and passionate professional users have set the brand on a clear course for success. I will maintain this course as the new president and CEO,” he said.