Category Archives: People on the Move

Monroe Tractor names Karen Long new CFO

Monroe Tractor names Karen Long new CFO

At Monroe Tractor, our promise to our customers is “we are here to keep you doing your job.” We strive to bring the best products and the best in customer service, which is why we are pleased to announce Karen Long as chief financial officer of Monroe Tractor.

Daniel “Boone” Larsen set to cast into retirement after 30 years in the trailer industry

Daniel “Boone” Larsen Set to Cast into Retirement After 30 Years in the Trailer Industry

Daniel “Boone” Larsen, Felling Trailers’ Great Lakes Regional Sales Manager has been a part of the equipment industry for 40-years and will retire in early May 2021. Thirty of those years have been spent spec’ing and selling trailers; 19-years with Towmaster, and the last 11-years with Felling Trailers. Daniel “Boone” joined the Felling Trailers’ team […]

Bob Doll joins Durex Products as regional sales manager

Bob Doll joins Durex Products as regional sales manager

LUCK, WI — Durex Products Inc., a leading manufacturer of premium wire and polyurethane screen media technologies, is pleased to announce its recent hire of Bob Doll, who joins as a Regional Sales Manager covering the Eastern United States. “As an effort to increase our Eastern US market presence, we are excited to have Bob […]

Yanmar Compact Equipment celebrates 50th Anniversary of tracked carrier

Yanmar Compact Equipment celebrates 50th Anniversary of tracked carrier

This year, Yanmar Compact Equipment, a subsidiary of Yanmar Holdings Co., Ltd., celebrates the 50th anniversary of the YFW500D, the world’s first tracked carrier equipped with a Yanmar diesel engine. The original carrier used the undercarriage of a Yanmar rubber crawler combine harvester and added a cargo box to enable it to transport materials on […]

Design underway for new UMA Geotechnical headquarters

Design underway for new UMA Geotechnical headquarters

UMA Geotechnical Construction, a geotechnical contractor serving the Mid-Atlantic Region, has announced that construction will soon be underway on its new headquarters in Colfax, NC. The company acquired the 15.5-acre parcel at 8051 National Service Road in December 2020 and is currently engaged in the design process. “UMA is growing rapidly, and we’re expanding our […]

Curry supply strengthens footprint in Great Lakes region

Curry supply strengthens footprint in Great Lakes region

In a strategic move to strengthen Curry Supply’s footprint in its Great Lakes sales territory, the company is pleased to announce and introduce John Brun, West Virginia resident, as a regional sales manager. Brun will personify Curry Supply’s corporate values while applying his vast experience in the heavy equipment industry to better serve the company’s […]

Road Widener LLC expands global sales coverage, appoints two regional sales representatives

Road Widener LLC expands global sales coverage,  appoints two regional sales representatives

 Road Widener LLC, a leading manufacturer of innovative road construction equipment, recently appointed Todd Dohnal and Jack Nate as regional sales managers, as the company focuses on expanding its direct sales coverage worldwide to better serve its customers. Dohnal will serve the eastern U.S. and Europe and Nate will manage the central U.S. and Canada. […]

How diverse hiring can help solve the construction labor shortage

How diverse hiring can help solve the construction labor shortage

Source: Caterpillar News March 2021 Jennifer Todd wants to help solve the construction labor shortage while creating opportunities for minorities and women. Here’s how she’s doing it. Meet Jennifer Todd: • Construction business owner • Lawyer • Licensed general engineer • Barrier breaker In many ways, Jennifer’s story is like that of many other successful […]

Monroe Tractor celebrates 70 years and still growing – locally

Monroe Tractor celebrates 70 years and still growing – locally

It began in May 1951 in a 30-by-40-foot cinder block building in Henrietta, NY. When Monroe Tractor’s founder Henry Hansen and his wife Dorothy opened the doors to their family’s Case agriculture dealership they had a mission: “Where courtesy dwells, service excels.” Henry’s vision for the company: “If you take care of the customer, the […]

Industry veteran appointed to lead Superior’s international sales

Industry veteran appointed to lead Superior’s international sales

  Superior Industries, Inc., a U.S.-based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, is excited to announce the appointment of Jeff Gray as its director of international sales. Gray, a 25-year industry veteran, will lead construction aggregate sales efforts outside of the United States and Canada in addition to working closely […]

Hy-Brid Lifts Announces Director of Sales Northeast

Hy-Brid Lifts Announces Director of Sales Northeast

RICHFIELD, WI – Hy-Brid Lifts, an industry leader in aerial lift equipment, recently announced Dave Ritz as director of sales covering the northeastern United States and eastern Canada. Ritz’s responsibilities will be to provide customer support as well as continue the growth and channel development of Hy-Brid Lifts’ line of low-level scissor lifts. “I’ve been […]

Western Global appoints Josh Pogozelski Eastern US regional account manager

Western Global appoints Josh Pogozelski Eastern US regional account manager

TROY, MI – Western Global, a provider of portable tanks and dispensing equipment for the storage and handling of fuels, lubricants and other fluids, announces the addition of Josh Pogozelski as its Eastern U.S. fuel distribution regional account manager. Pogozelski will be responsible for assisting key accounts and expanding market share in the region spanning […]

Ziegenbein Tapped for USCC Board of Directors 

Ziegenbein Tapped for USCC Board of Directors 

RALEIGH, NC — The US Composting Council announced recently that Jeff Ziegenbein is returning to the USCC board of directors. Due to the recent acquisition of New Earth, Inc. by WeCare Denali, LLC, Russell Faldik has resigned his seat on the Board in accordance with USCC bylaws Section 9. We would like to thank Russell […]

Curb Roller Manufacturing Appoints 
Jesse Smith as GM

Curb Roller Manufacturing Appoints 
Jesse Smith as GM

AIRVIEW, KS – Curb Roller Manufacturing, the world leader in shaped concrete roller screeds, announces Jesse Smith as its new general manager. Smith will be responsible for ensuring Curb Roller Manufacturing runs smoothly and effectively, from overseeing the day-to-day operations to helping drive production goals. “Jesse shares our family values in business, and his experience […]

ASV recognizes Duffy’s Sales & Rental as 2020 Dealer of the Year, CLM Equipment as 2020 Rookie of the Year

ASV recognizes Duffy’s Sales & Rental as 2020 Dealer of the Year, CLM Equipment as 2020 Rookie of the Year

GRAND RAPIDS, MN — ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, announces Duffy’s Sales & Rental as the 2020 Dealer of the Year and CLM Equipment as the 2020 Rookie of the Year. “Duffy’s Sales & Rental and CLM equipment went above and beyond representing the […]

Industry partnership fulfills young Wisconsin man’s Make-A-Wish Day

Industry partnership fulfills young Wisconsin man’s Make-A-Wish Day

PELLA, Iowa — At a recent Make-A-Wish Day celebration held at the Vermeer Wisconsin facility in Madison, Edgar Contreras was presented with the tools of the trade he needs to turn his dream of owning and operating his own landscaping company into a reality. Contreras is a 19-year-old from Milwaukee who is battling thyroid cancer. Orchestrated […]

ARTBA Senior Vice President Allison Klein earns Certified Association Executive designation

ARTBA Senior Vice President Allison Klein earns Certified Association Executive designation

WASHINGTON, DC — ARTBA Senior Vice President of Strategic Engagement Allison Klein has earned the Certified Association Executive (CAETM) credential issued by American Society of Association Executives (ASAE). The CAE is the highest professional designation in the association industry. To obtain the CAE, an applicant must have at least five years of experience with nonprofit […]

Western Global appoints Jayna Rodgers central US regional sales manager

Western Global appoints Jayna Rodgers  central US regional sales manager

TROY, MI – Western Global, a leading provider of portable tanks and dispensing equipment for the storage and handling of fuels, lubricants and other fluids, announces the addition of Jayna Rodgers as its Central U.S. Regional Sales Manager. Rodgers will be responsible for building the territory while bringing in new business and maintaining current clientele […]

Curry Supply Company celebrates one year of operation of Its greater Phoenix location

Curry Supply Company celebrates one year of operation of Its greater Phoenix location

This month, Curry Supply celebrates an important milestone – a 1-year anniversary of the acquisition of a facility located in the greater Phoenix area – Gilbert, AZ, and the company’s westward expansion. The Arizona location is ideally located to cater to the clients in the southwest, including Arizona and South California. Like other strategically positioned […]

Fecon announces executive promotion

Fecon announces executive promotion

Fecon announces the promotion of Mark Middendorf to Senior VP of  Sales.  In his new role, Middendorf oversees the global sales effort for all Fecon products.  He has been with the company since 2012 serving first as President of SWX Group, a Fecon subsidiary, VP of Sales, and currently Senior VP.  He gained extensive equipment […]

Hy-Brid Lifts announces new VP of Sales and Marketing

Hy-Brid Lifts announces new VP of Sales and Marketing

Hy-Brid Lifts, an industry leader in aerial lift equipment, announces Marshall Shaver as vice president of sales and marketing. Shaver’s responsibilities will include leading the sales and marketing team, growing the customer base and continuing to execute the company’s successful strategy. “I’m looking forward to working alongside the rapidly growing team at Hy-Brid Lifts,” said […]

ARTBA’s Brad Sant earns associate Safety Professional Credential

ARTBA’s Brad Sant earns associate Safety Professional Credential

  American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Senior Vice President of Safety & Education Brad Sant has earned the Associate Safety Professional (ASP) credential from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP), which establishes standards and certifies competency criteria in professional safety practice. The responsibilities of safety professionals continue to expand, requiring continued investment […]

Terry Dolan joins Custom Equipment Board, leaves role as President and CEO

Terry Dolan joins Custom Equipment Board, leaves role as President and CEO

Custom Equipment, a manufacturer of high-quality, low-level access equipment, announces Terry Dolan, the current company president, is transitioning to a board of director’s role. The new role removes his responsibility for the day-to-day operations of the company while maintaining his insight and leadership into the overall strategic direction of the brand. “Terry was brought on […]

CASE Names Terry Dolan as new head of Sales and Marketing for CASE CE in North America

CASE Names Terry Dolan as new head of Sales and Marketing for CASE CE in North America

CASE Construction Equipment has introduced Terry Dolan as its new Head of Sales and Marketing for CASE in North America. Dolan is a longtime construction industry executive who previously worked in the CASE organization in various strategic, sales, marketing and training roles. He has spent the last 20 years leading major global brands in sales […]

Roberts takes lead on pile driving equipment at ECA

Roberts takes lead on pile driving equipment at ECA

JACKSONVILLE, FL — Mike Roberts has been promoted to Director of Pile Driving Technologies at Equipment Corporation of America (ECA), a leading distributor of specialty foundation equipment, effective January 1, 2021. He will continue to serve as Director of Pile Master Products for ECA subsidiary Foundation Hammers LLC. Roberts will be responsible for all ECA […]