Category Archives: People on the Move

Melker Jernberg appointed president of Volvo Construction Equipment

Melker Jernberg was born in 1968 and is currently President and CEO of the Sweden based powder metallurgy company Höganäs AB. Prior to this he held the position of Executive Vice President and Head of Business Area EMEA at swedish based steel manufacturer SSAB. Melker Jernberg will assume his new position on Jan. 1, 2018.

Independent Equipment Dealers Association names new President and four to Board of Directors

VICTOR, NY — The Independent Equipment Dealers Association (IEDA) welcomes incoming President Kevin Fox, with Dewitt Equipment Co. in Barrie, ON, and new Board Members Luke Brenner with Heavy Equipment Co. in Austin, Texas, Kenneth Tysinger with May Heavy Equipment in Lexington, NC and Chris Lohman with South Mountain Tractor in Tempe, AZ, as well as Treasurer, Kristin Waldie, […]

Timothy Hansen Named General Manager at Intertractor America Corporation

ELKHORN, Wisc. – Timothy Hansen has joined ITM Group as General Manager of Intertractor America Corporation, a leading designer and manufacturer of earthmoving crawler undercarriages and track frames. Prior to joining Intertractor America, Hansen was director of aftermarket sales for undercarriage manufacturer Berco of America, Inc.

Komatsu America CEO Rod Schrader named to AEM board of directors

Schrader to support equipment manufacturer trade group to chart strategic direction for public policy, safety, regulatory, education and training efforts Rolling Meadows, Ill., — January 30, 2017 – Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today announced Rod Schrader, CEO of Komatsu America Corp., has been elected to the Board of Directors of […]

Dan Gallagher named NAPA Chairman

Gallagher Asphalt (Illinois) vice president and CFO puts focus on quality Orlando, FL Dan Gallagher took his position as the 2017 Chairman of the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) at a ceremony Jan. 30 during the association’s 62nd Annual Meeting. As chairman, Gallagher is responsible for guiding NAPA’s efforts to support the asphalt pavement industry.