Jerry Weidmann, president of Wisconsin Lift Truck Corp., was elected to serve as a board member and vice president of the Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association.
Weidmann has a BS in economics and a BBA from St. Norbert College, an MSFS from the American College, and masters certificates in logistics, operations and project management from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Weidmann joined Wisconsin Lift Truck in January of 1991 and became president in 2007. Weidmann seeks to continue the tradition of excellence and innovation for which Wisconsin Lift Truck is known.
The Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association is the only national trade association dedicated solely to improving the proficiency of the independent material handling distributor. MHEDA represents nearly 600 companies in the material handling equipment business. Located in suburban Chicago, the association provides services to companies seeking to improve their business through education, networking, benchmarking and best practices.