Category Archives: People on the Move

Advanced Pavement Group acquires Dan Malloy Paving Inc.

DOWNINGTOWN, PA — Advanced Pavement Group has announced they have acquired Dan Malloy Paving Inc. of Downingtown, PA. It is the most recent acquisition in Advanced Pavement Group Corp.’s strategic expansion in the Northeast and the Mid-Atlantic region. Since its formation, Advanced Pavement Group has made deliberate acquisitions in the region, including Long Island, NY, […]

ECA promotes Sciortino to northeast regional sales manager

ECA promotes Sciortino to northeast regional sales manager

BOSTON, MA – Equipment Corporation of America (ECA) has recently promoted Anthony Sciortino to northeast regional sales manager. He will manage all of the firm’s product lines in Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Connecticut, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. Sciortino came to ECA when the company acquired New England Construction Products in 2015. He had been […]

Genesis Attachments hires Powell as Heartland regional manager

Genesis Attachments hires Powell as Heartland regional manager

Genesis Attachments announces Jeff Powell has joined its sales team as regional manager of the newly created Heartland territory. Covering Colorado, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Missouri and Southern Illinois, Powell will provide attachment, parts and service sales and application support to the demolition, scrap and material handling industries. He will also manage Genesis’ dealer presence […]

New Keestrack dealer for England and Wales

New Keestrack dealer for England and Wales

Warwick Ward (machinery) Ltd. recently signed up with Keestrack as new dealer for England and Wales for the full range of mobile crushing and screening equipment. Keestrack Area Manager Peter McGeary said, “We are delighted to have signed an agreement with Warwick Ward. This company is a household name in the machinery industry in the […]

Doosan Bobcat announces new leadership and expanded global organizational structure

Doosan Bobcat announces new leadership and expanded global organizational structure

WEST FARGO, ND – Doosan Bobcat, a global leader in the compact equipment industry, has announced the appointment of regional presidents and a new global organization and leadership structure. In this organizational structure, the newly created global groups – engineering, procurement and strategy – will work across all regions to fully integrate and leverage the power […]

Larry Burkholder announces retirement after 57 years with Morbark

Larry Burkholder announces retirement after 57 years with Morbark

WINN, MI – Morbark, LLC, announced recently that longtime Industrial Sales Representative Larry Burkholder will retire after nearly 57 years with the company, effective June 28. While Burkholder’s contributions have been mainly with the sales team, he served in a wide range of roles within Morbark over the course of his career, from accounting to […]

Doosan Portable Power names Bobcat of Omaha an authorized distributor

STATESVILLE, NC — Doosan Portable Power has named Bobcat of Omaha as an authorized distributor. The company will supply Doosan Portable Power air compressors, generators, light towers and light compaction equipment throughout Eastern Nebraska and Western Iowa. Bobcat of Omaha has been serving the construction, landscape and agriculture industries for over 30 years. They have […]

BOMAG appoints Cole Renken as Vice President of sales & marketing

BOMAG appoints Cole Renken as Vice President of sales & marketing

RIDGEWAY, SC – BOMAG Americas, Inc. is pleased to announce and welcome Cole Renken as vice president of sales & marketing.  Renken will be responsible for developing and executing short and long-term growth strategies to better optimize the sales and customer support for our dealer and rental channel partners. Renken brings 20 plus years of […]

Local contractor named to top-performing contractors in U.S. Commercial and Industrial Construction

Local contractor named to top-performing contractors in U.S. Commercial and Industrial Construction

ALBANY, NY — Crisafulli Bros. Plumbing and Heating Contractors, Inc. has been named as a top performing contractor in the United States. Associated Builders and Contractors released its 2019 Top Performers lists, which recognize ABC member contractors’ achievements in safety, quality, diversity and project excellence ranked by work hours, with special designations identified. The lists […]

Solesbee’s appoints Lane Scroggins as outside sales manager

Solesbee’s appoints Lane Scroggins as outside sales manager

WINSTON, GA — Solesbee’s, a KINSHOFER company and leading manufacturer of quality heavy equipment attachments, announces the appointment of Lane Scroggins as outside sales manager. Scroggins will be responsible for bringing the brand’s years of global product expertise to local customers. He will continue to oversee the sales department and will also manage dealer relationships across […]

Hy-Brid Lifts appoints southeast territory manager

Hy-Brid Lifts appoints southeast territory manager

RICHFIELD, WI – Custom Equipment LLC has welcomed Matt Ware as the Southeast territory manager. Ware will cover Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana and Mississippi, and will focus on continuing the growth and channel development of Hy-Brid Lifts, Custom Equipment’s line of lightweight low-level scissor lifts. “Matt’s sales experience and customer first approach will be a valuable […]

ECA names service managers in U.S. and Canada

ECA names service managers in U.S. and Canada

PITTSBURGH, PA — Equipment Corporation of America (ECA) has named several Service Managers at its branches in the United States and Canada: Chris McCune has been promoted to Service Manager at ECA Pittsburgh after working as a Service Technician at the branch since 2016. McCune’s background in foundation and directional drilling combined with his professionalism […]

Waldorf joins Telsmith as regional sales manager

Waldorf joins Telsmith as regional sales manager

MEQUON, WI – Telsmith, Inc. announced its recent hire of Marty Waldorf, who joins as regional sales manager covering Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Upper Michigan as his primary focus. “We are excited to have Marty join our sales team,” states Jeff Gray, vice president of sales and marketing, Telsmith, Inc. “Marty […]

National Safety Council appoints new president & CEO

National Safety Council appoints new president & CEO

Lorraine Martin has been named the new president and CEO of the National Safety Council (NSC). The current co-founder of the nonprofit Pegasus Springs Foundation will join NSC on June 3 at its headquarters in Itasca, IL, in suburban Chicago. “Lorraine has more than 30 years’ experience leading and developing successful global and international businesses,” […]

West Salem Machinery focus on parts & service

West Salem Machinery focus on parts & service

WSM is pleased to announce the appointment of Dan Garrett as Director of WSM Parts & Service. Dan has worked for WSM for over 22 years and brings a vast amount of experience to this expanded role.  “We consistently hear from our customers how important quick response for parts and service is to them,” said […]

SDLG’s ‘Reliable Skills’ winner receives expert training and worksite optimisation

SDLG’s ‘Reliable Skills’ winner receives expert training and worksite optimisation

Last year, SDLG ran a social media campaign called ‘Reliable Skills’. It gave machine operators across Africa the chance to win a two-day operator training programme at their worksite.  The response was overwhelming; over 4,000 operators from 20 African countries participated. On October 31st, one lucky operator was drawn: Abdellah Benkaaiba, an excavator operator from […]

Ed Santamaria appointed president and CEO of Normet

Normet Board of Directors has appointed Ed Santamaria President & CEO of Normet Group. Ed takes over from Interim President & CEO, Aaro Cantell and he will start in his new role latest in November this year. He will be based in Normet’s Espoo office. “I am extremely pleased that we have found a new […]

Russell joins IROCK Crushers as regional sales manager Mid Atlantic/Northeast

Russell joins IROCK Crushers as regional sales manager Mid Atlantic/Northeast

VALLEY VIEW, OHIO – IROCK Crushers, a leading manufacturer of mobile and portable crushing plants, screening plants and conveying equipment, is pleased to announce its recent hire of Nate Russell, who joins as Regional Sales Manager Mid-Atlantic/Northeast. “As part of our effort to expand distribution, we are very excited that Nate has joined our team. […]

Texas Materials wins two TXAPA Quality Pavement Awards

Texas Materials wins two  TXAPA Quality  Pavement Awards

by Keith Loria Texas Materials has been servicing the Central Texas area since its birth in 1982 as a family-owned sealcoat and asphalt paving company. Since then, it has grown to become a leading choice for asphalt production and paving services, ready-mix concrete, sand and gravel and crushed stone. The company is part of the […]

ADMAR Construction Equipment & Supplies hosts successful Customer Demo Day

ADMAR Construction Equipment & Supplies hosts successful Customer Demo Day

ADMAR Construction Equipment & Supplies, headquartered in Rochester, NY, recently conducted their annual equipment Employee Demo Days event. The format in the past has been a three-day training event for staff only, covering product training with all inside and outside sales personnel on the equipment they sell and service. This year, they added a fourth […]

Hy-Brid Lifts appoints South-Central territory manager

Hy-Brid Lifts appoints South-Central territory manager

RICHFIELD, WI  — Custom Equipment LLC has welcomed Andy Galle as the South-Central territory manager. Galle will cover Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas, and will focus on continuing the growth and channel development of Hy-Brid Lifts, Custom Equipment’s line of lightweight low-level scissor lifts. “We look forward to having Andy join our Hy-Brid Lifts […]

WSM introduces Patrick Lorenz – VP of Sales

WSM introduces Patrick Lorenz – VP of Sales

West Salem Machinery recently announced the appointment of Patrick Lorenz as vice president of sales. Patrick brings over 21 years of experience in sales management, business development and enhancing relationships with business partners and customers.  Patrick’s experience in the industrial world is extensive and includes application and sales of a wide variety of rotating process equipment […]

CBI & Ecotec expand New England focus with High Ground Equipment

CBI & Ecotec expand New England focus with High Ground Equipment

NEWTON, NH – New England will have a new heavy equipment dealership for the materials processing industry with familiar faces representing the CBI and Terex Ecotec product lines. High Ground Equipment has been established by business partners Art Murphy and Scott Orlosk in 2019 as a dedicated New England dealer focused on sales, service and parts […]

Steel Erectors Announce 2018 Person of the Year and Lifetime Achievement award recipients

Steel Erectors Announce 2018 Person of the Year and Lifetime Achievement award recipients

Winston-Salem, NC — Jack Vernon Nix, Jr., Vice President of Operations for Shelby Erectors, Inc., was named the 2018 Person of the Year by the Steel Erectors Association of America (SEAA). A veteran of the steel erection industry for nearly 25 years, Nix is also currently serving his fifth term on the SEAA Board of Directors.  […]

Southeastern Equipment promotes Clint Appleman

Southeastern Equipment promotes Clint Appleman

CAMBRIDGE, OHIO  — Southeastern Equipment Company is pleased to announce that Clint Appleman is the new branch manager for its Heath, Ohio location. Appleman’s responsibilities include overseeing Heath’s sales, service and parts teams while ensuring that customers receive excellent service. “We are lucky to have Clint leading our Heath branch,” said Southeastern Equipment’s President Mickey […]