Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) just announced the promotion of Tom Carbott to Vice President of Sales and Events. In this role, Tom will be responsible for both sales and exhibitor services for the ProMat and NA 2010 trade events. In addition to his prior sales responsibilities, Tom will oversee event master scheduling, general contractor and decorator management, exhibitor contract management, event space selection and floor plan management. In addition, Greg Baer has been promoted to Manager of Sales and Andy Revels has been promoted to Senior Sales Representative.
MHIA is an international trade association that has represented the material handling & logistics industry since 1945. MHIA members include material handling and logistics equipment and systems manufacturers, integrators, consultants, publishers, and third party logistics providers. Member companies come from all areas of material handling and various parts of the world, making MHIA a strong national and international representative for the material handling industry. Much of the work of the industry is done within its product-specific sections, councils and affiliates. The association also sponsors trade events, such as ProMat and NA 2010 to showcase the products and services of its member companies and to educate industry professionals on the productivity solutions provided through material handling and logistics.