Jun12

Exiga to head LiuGong NA Latin American Forklift Division

LiuGong North America (LGNA) has announced Gerardo Villagomez Exiga as its new Sales Manager for Mexico and Latin America for the Forklift Division as of May 1. Exiga reports directly to Ken Biediger, LiuGong NA Forklift President. Biediger said, “Gerardo’s experience, familiarity with the region’s market and people, and his success in heavy equipment and forklift sales makes him an asset for LiuGong customers and dealers. We are...

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Jun11

Morse Watchmans promotes Purpura to VP of Sales & Marketing

Morse Watchmans, the established provider in key control and asset management systems, has announced the promotion of Tim Purpura to Vice President of Sales & Marketing. Purpura joined Morse Watchmans in October 2018 as International Sales Manager. “Over the past year, Tim has shown us that he is a true leader in driving sales for our team,” said Joe Granitto, COO, Morse Watchmans. “He brings with him a wealth of industry...

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Jun06

United Rentals appoints Scott as Specialty Operations

United Rentals has promoted David Scott to the position of Senior Vice President, Specialty Operations. Scott, who was previously a Regional Vice President for Power/HVAC, will report to Paul McDonnell, United’s EVP & Chief Commercial Officer. In this new role he will lead United’s Trench Safety, Power, HVAC, Fluid Solutions, Tools Solutions, and Reliable Onsite Services Regions. He will also be responsible for the Baker business...

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Jun04

Women In Trucking announces its 2019 June Member of the Month

Women in Trucking Association (WIT) has announced Jo-Anne Phillips as its June Member of the Month. Jo-Anne is the COO of Jeramand Trucking Ltd based in Irishtown, NB, operating a fleet of 22 trucks. She and her husband Dan Boudreau, both successful New Brunswick-based entrepreneurs, also run a construction and building production facility and a Never Enuff Chrome & Detailing shop. Jo-Anne’s foray into trucking began as a...

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Jun04

Stertil-Koni Operations Manager Paul Marks retires after 21 years of Exceptional Service

Heavy duty vehicle lift leader Stertil-Koni USA has  announced that the company’s Operations Manager, Paul Marks, has retired after 21-years of outstanding performance. Marks is succeeded by Doug Frakes who joined Stertil-Koni following ten years of top experience with FedEx Ground. During Marks’s tenure at Stertil-Koni, he played a significant role in helping the company grow more than 50-fold to become the leader in the...

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May30

Hy-Brid Lifts appoints Southeast Territory Manager

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 asset for our customers in the Southeast,” said Terry Dolan, Custom...

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May30

Eric Breen joins PINC as Vice President of Business Development

Industry veteran joins market leader for yard management systems and inventory robotics technology to further expand global growth PINC has announced that Eric Breen will be joining the company’s executive team as vice president of business development. Eric will report to CEO Matt Yearling. Breen will oversee all strategy and execution for channel and partner relationships to further support the company’s growth strategy domestically...

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