Category Archives: People on the Move

ASV names 2019 dealer award winners

ASV names 2019 dealer award winners

GRAND RAPIDS, MN — ASV Holdings Inc.   recently announced Barda Equipment as the 2019 Dealer of the Year and Barry Equipment as the 2019 Rookie of the Year. ASV presented the awards at its annual dealer meeting. ASV named Alberta-based Barda Equipment Dealer of the Year due to the dealer’s focus on quality products and […]

ALLU USA announces new dealer for southern U.S. states

ALLU  USA announces new dealer for southern U.S. states

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – ALLU Group Inc. recently announced Lyle Machinery Company, headquartered in Richland, MS, and with 11 locations across the southern U.S., as its newest dealer for the full line of ALLU Transformer™ material processing attachments. The company not only provides sales and rental of ALLU’s unique screener crusher attachments , but also […]

Aquajet welcomes North American business development manager

Aquajet welcomes North American business development manager

MONROE, WA — Aquajet Systems AB, a global leader in Hydrodemolition machine manufacturing, welcomes Keith Armishaw as a its first North American business development manager. Armishaw works closely with Aquajet’s regional sales teams to grow awareness of Aquajet’s Hydrodemolition solutions in key markets across North America. Additionally, he’s focused on enhancing support for current customers through […]

Gita Rao appointed LiuGong NA Sr. director, product development and engineering

Gita Rao appointed LiuGong NA Sr. director, product development and engineering

Katy, Texas — Gita Rao has joined Liugong North America, Inc. as Senior Director of Product Development & Engineering. In her new position Rao reports directly to LiuGong NA President, Mani Iyer.  Rao’s primary responsibility is providing leadership and overall direction to Product Development including Product Management and Engineering. She works closely with Sales, Marketing and […]

Trey Hamilton joins ACI staff

Trey Hamilton joins ACI staff

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI – The American Concrete Institute (ACI) is pleased to announce that Trey Hamilton joined the staff as Senior Engineer on October 1, 2019. In this new position, Hamilton will provide technical and administrative support to ACI’s technical committees and assist with the development of technical resources, educational programs, and the adoption of ACI’s […]

Miller-Bradford & Risberg supports Team Rubicon in response to severe storm damage in Northeast Wisconsin

Miller-Bradford & Risberg supports Team Rubicon in response to severe storm damage in Northeast Wisconsin

CASE Construction Equipment dealer Miller-Bradford & Risberg supported Team Rubicon’s second wave of response to severe storms that originally hit the area in July 2019, including five tornadoes, that caused severe damage across Langlade and Oconto Counties in northeast Wisconsin. The severe storms and tornadoes uprooted or snapped tens of thousands of trees, devastating wide swaths of forest […]

Women of Asphalt appoints first Board of Directors

ORANGE PARK, FL — Women of Asphalt (WofA) is excited to announce the appointment of 11 women to serve as its first Board of Directors. These accomplished women come from all facets of the asphalt industry and represent the wide range of positions and responsibilities women hold in the asphalt industry. Women of Asphalt Board […]

Western Global welcomes Dean Nasato to Canadian Rental & Equipment Division

Western Global welcomes Dean Nasato to Canadian Rental & Equipment Division

TROY, MI (Oct. 10, 2019) – Western Global, a leading provider of portable tanks and dispensing equipment for the storage and handling of fuels, lubricants and other fluids, welcomes Dean Nasato as the regional sales manager of the rental and equipment division in Canada. He will provide support for Canadian customers. The rental and equipment […]

Volvo CE advances distribution, appointing Scott Equipment dealer for Arkansas

Volvo CE advances distribution, appointing Scott Equipment dealer for Arkansas

Scott Equipment Company (Scott Equipment) will offer Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) products and services from its locations in Arkansas, in addition to its locations in Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee. The company closed an agreement with Little Rock, AR-based Hugg & Hall Equipment Company (Hugg & Hall) and is taking over all Volvo CE distribution […]

CASE dealer Century Equipment provides Team Rubicon with compact track loader and mini excavator to assist in Colorado flood response

CASE dealer Century Equipment provides Team Rubicon with compact track loader and mini excavator to assist in Colorado flood response

CASE Construction Equipment dealer Century Equipment donated use of a CASE TV380 compact track loader and CX26C mini excavator to Team Rubicon for major debris-clearing in La Plata County, CO. The Team Rubicon effort, which saw the CASE equipment move debris, including large rocks, earth and parts of 66 trees, was in response to heavy […]

CASE contest winners will win an all-expenses paid trip plus training

CASE contest winners will win an all-expenses paid trip plus training

CASE Construction Equipment has partnered with ACM/CMA award-winning artist Jon Pardi to launch a contest designed to recruit new operators to the construction industry. Contest winners will have the opportunity to learn how to operate equipment alongside the country music singer, who in addition to working construction in the past has a passion for the […]

Belt Tech Inc. is new Superior distributor in central Appalachia for idlers, pulleys and conveyor accessories

Belt Tech Inc. is new Superior distributor in central Appalachia for idlers, pulleys and conveyor accessories

MORRIS, MN – Superior Industries Inc., a U.S.-based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, has named Belt Tech Inc. as its newest conveyor components distributor. The 40-year-old family business will stock, sell and service the manufacturer’s conveyor idlers, pulleys, scrapers and accessories throughout the central Appalachia region of the United […]

NSSGA and PCA announce joint hire to focus on safety

NSSGA and PCA announce joint hire to focus on safety

NSSGA and Portland Cement Association (PCA) have joined together on hiring Director of Construction Materials Safety Policy Elizabeth “Libby” Pritchard. Pritchard, an aggregates industry veteran, has begun her work to promote and defend the interests of NSSGA and PCA members on all safety related legislative and regulatory issues as well as provide technical assistance to members […]

Genesis Attachments promotes Matt Orvedahl to Midwest regional sales manager

Genesis Attachments promotes Matt Orvedahl to Midwest regional sales manager

Genesis Attachments announces Matt Orvedahl has been promoted to Midwest regional sales manager. Matt joined Genesis as a product sales and service representative in May 2017. In that role, he was responsible for parts sales growth while serving scrap metal processing and demolition customers’ parts, refurbishment and service needs in the Midwest sales territory. Matt […]

Thompson Machinery, Caterpillar dealer in Tennessee and Mississippi, celebrates 75 Years

Thompson Machinery, Caterpillar dealer in Tennessee and Mississippi, celebrates 75 Years

Thompson Machinery, the local Caterpillar dealer in Middle and West Tennessee and North Mississippi, celebrates its 75th birthday today.  In a letter written by the late DeWitt Thompson III, he reflects on the opportunity for the family to transition from a GMC truck dealership to a Caterpillar dealer was due to being in the right […]

CASE CE announces 2019 “Diamond Dealer” and “Gold Dealer” award winners

CASE CE announces 2019 “Diamond Dealer” and “Gold Dealer” award winners

CASE Construction Equipment has named its 2019 “Diamond Dealer” and “Gold Dealer” award recipients as part of its North American Construction Equipment Partnership Program. The awards recognize dealerships across the US and Canada for excellence in five categories including sales performance, marketing and communications, product support, parts support and training. The 2019 Diamond Dealer award winners […]

USCC 2019 mentee-mentor program underway

USCC 2019 mentee-mentor program underway

The US Composting Council continues to grow the organics recycling industry with a twelve-pair, 2019 cohort of mentor mentee pairs, the program’s fifth year. The program connects mentors with professional business experience in the compost manufacturing and collection industry to participate with a mentee, a Young Professional college graduate or industry employee over the age […]

Genesis Attachments promotes Justin Palvere to North American sales director

Genesis Attachments promotes Justin Palvere to North American sales director

Genesis Attachments announces Justin Palvere has been promoted to North American sales director. In this role, Justin will manage sales and channel strategy, as well as the Genesis regional managers and sales territories in the US and Canada. Justin began his career with Genesis in manufacturing 12 years ago and has since held positions including […]

Hy-Brid Lifts appoints mid-Atlantic territory manager

Hy-Brid Lifts appoints mid-Atlantic territory manager

RICHFIELD, WI  – Hy-Brid Lifts has welcomed Derek Koontz as the Mid-Atlantic territory manager. Koontz will cover Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. He will focus on continuing the growth and channel development of Hy-Brid Lifts’ lightweight low-level scissor lifts. “Derek will be a valuable asset for our customers […]

Steve Cianci joins CASE CE as Vice President for North America

Steve Cianci joins CASE CE as Vice President for North America

CASE Construction Equipment has named Steve Cianci as its new Vice President for North America. Cianci joins CASE with more than 25 years of leadership at various global heavy equipment and industrial companies — most recently with Kalmar USA, Inc. Michel Marchand, who previously held the position, left in August to pursue new opportunities. “Steve […]

Telsmith partners with Pacific Rock & Recycling Equipment Co.

Telsmith partners with Pacific Rock & Recycling Equipment Co.

MEQUON, WI – Telsmith Inc., a leading manufacturer of mineral processing equipment, is pleased to announce Pacific Rock & Recycle Equipment Company as a manufactures’ representative for the entire product line of aggregate and mining process equipment. Pacific Rock & Recycle will serve customers in Washington, Oregon and northern Idaho. “As part of our effort […]

Halrai of Quebec to distribute Venturo® cranes

Halrai of Quebec to distribute Venturo® cranes

Canadian equipment seller will deal in all Venturo cranes and logic controls CINCINNATI, OHIO  – Venturo®, a leading producer of truck- and van-equipped cranes, has announced a new distribution partnership with Halrai of Quebec. This Canadian equipment dealer will distribute the entire line of Venturo products with a focus on fully-hydraulic cranes, including models equipped […]

Vacuworx hires regional sales manager for Southeast U.S.

TULSA, OK — Vacuworx is pleased to announce that Bruce Williamson has been hired as regional sales manager, Southeast, serving the territory of Florida, Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Kentucky and Tennessee. Williamson is a creative problem solver who prioritizes communication and follow-through as keys to building successful customer relationships. Based in Panama City […]

Daragh Cullen joins the green team to serve the eastern United States for McCloskey

Daragh Cullen joins the green team to serve the eastern United States for McCloskey

KEENE, ON – McCloskey International is pleased to announce the appointment of Daragh Cullen as Dealer Manager, primarily responsible for dealer relations and recruitment for the Eastern United States and Caribbean. Cullen brings an extensive knowledge of the marketplace and over two decades in the industry to the position, working with major OEMs overseeing the […]