Toyota Industrial Equipment announced Cesar Jimenez has been promoted to director, product planning, technical services and warranty. He is the newest member of Toyota’s executive team.
Jimenez began his career at Toyota as a college intern in the summer of 1996. Since then, he has held a number of positions including national product planning manager and most recently, national product planning and training manager. He has been instrumental in the successful launch of more than 25 material handling products during his career at Toyota.
“There are many reasons Toyota is successful, but great product performance and quality are essential,” said President Jeff Rufener. “Commensurate with a recent department reorganization, Cesar
Jimenez is an active member of the material handling industry. He currently serves as the Industrial Truck Association’s Vice Chairman of the Energy Storage Systems Subcommittee and also is a member of the General Engineering Committee. He earned his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Southern California.