The Association of Equipment Manufacturers
announced the election of 2010 officers and new directors. They are: Chairman Chuck Martz, President & CEO of Link-Belt Construction Equipment, Lexington, Ky.; First Vice Chairman James McCullough, President & CEO CNH Construction Equipment of CNH, Racine, Wis.; Second Vice Chairman Tiffany Sewell-Howard, CEO of Charles Machine Works, Perry, Okla.; Treasurer Robert Kluver, President & CEO of Angus-Palm, Watertown, S.D.; Secretary Dennis Slater, AEM's full-time President, Milwaukee, Wis.
AEM is the North American-based international trade group representing the off-road equipment manufacturing industry. Its board, led by the officers, sets the guidelines and operating policies of AEM on behalf of members in areas including technical and product safety support, equipment statistics and market information, public policy, trade shows, global business development, education/training, workforce development and worksite safety/educational materials.