Category Archives: People on the Move

Mecalac hires industry veteran Peter Bigwood to grow North and South American business

Mecalac hires industry veteran Peter Bigwood to grow North and South American business

NORFOLK, MA – Mecalac, manufacturer and distributor of compact construction equipment for urban environments, has hired Peter Bigwood as general manager to expand the company’s reach in North and South America. Mecalac, which was founded in France in 1974, manufactures a full line of excavators, loaders, backhoe loaders, site dumpers and compaction rollers for urban […]

Motion Industries names Chris Pacer to VP – Central Group

Motion Industries names Chris Pacer to VP – Central Group

BIRMINGHAM, AL — Motion Industries, Inc., a leading distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts and a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company, has named Chris Pacer to Vice President of the Company’s Central Group – effective January 1, 2020. A graduate of the University of Toledo with a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering […]

Doosan Bobcat completes acquisition of BOB-CAT Mowers, and the Steiner and Ryan grounds maintenance brands

Doosan Bobcat completes acquisition of BOB-CAT Mowers, and the Steiner and Ryan grounds maintenance brands

WEST FARGO, ND — Doosan Bobcat Inc. recently announced it has completed its acquisition of the BOB-CAT Mowers and the Steiner and Ryan brands of grounds maintenance equipment from Schiller Grounds Care, Inc. “We are pleased and proud to welcome the BOB-CAT, Steiner and Ryan team members into the Doosan Bobcat family,” said Mike Ballweber, […]

Appointments in Metso’s executive team

Appointments in Metso’s executive team

Giuseppe Campanelli has been appointed president, Minerals Services business area and a member of Metso’s Executive Team from January 2, 2020 onward. Previously he has been a member of the Minerals Services business area management team heading Professional Services. Kalle Sipilä has been appointed president, Pumps business area and a member of Metso’s Executive Team […]

Steve Shivak joins National Asphalt Pavement Association

Steve Shivak joins National Asphalt Pavement Association

GREENBELT, MD — The National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) welcomes Steven Shivak as director of membership. Shivak brings more than 15 years of experience implementing strategies that have increased member satisfaction, acquisition and retention. In this new position, Shivak will be responsible for increasing member engagement and demonstrating the value of membership in NAPA, a […]