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Skullcandy names Kyle Wescoat as CFO

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) -- Skullcandy Inc., which makes headphones and other accessories emblazoned with a skull logo, said Tuesday that it named Kyle Wescoat as its senior vice president and chief financial officer, effective Oct. 1.

Wescoat has over 25 years of financial and executive experience at a variety of consumer electronics and goods companies. He most recently served as vice president and chief financial officer of Vizio Inc., Skullcandy said.

Wescoat replaces Mitch Edwards, who left the company in April to pursue other activities, including charitable and humanitarian work.

Skullcandy shares finished at $12.69 on Monday. They are 8 percent above their 52-week low of $11.79 set on Dec. 13. They traded as high as $19.75 last November.