Jan02

MHEDA welcomes new board members

On January 1, 2019, MHEDA officially welcomed Greg Brown, WW Cannon, Jim Hammond, Valley Industrial Trucks, Jim MacGregor, Toyota Forklifts of Atlanta and Nate Storey, Storage Solutions to the MHEDA Board of Directors and Troy Carter, Daifuku Wynright, to the MBOA. Mike Vaughan, Liftech Equipment Companies, is the 2019 Chairman of the Board, with Mike Wall, CSI Materials Handling, serving as Chairman-Elect, Ted Springer, Springer...

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Jan02

Brian C. Neuwirth of UNEX Manufacturing promoted

Transition to Next-Generation in Family-Owned Business begins 1st of year  UNEX Manufacturing, Inc., a provider of innovative order picking solutions, announces that Brian C. Neuwirth will be promoted to President of the company starting January 1, 2019. After 42 years as President, Brian Neuwirth will become the Chairman of the Board, allowing Brian C. Neuwirth to handle the day-to-day management of the business. Brian is a...

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Jan02

Women In Trucking announces its 2019 January Member of the Month

Women in Trucking (WIT) has announced Payin Marfo as its 2019 January Member of the Month. Payin is the Managing Director for Ladybird Logistics Limited. Payin has over 10 years of project management experience in the Oil and Gas industry but says the leadership of the Ladybird Logistics team has provided her immense satisfaction and challenge. Before 2018, the closest she ever got to working with trucks were the few times she went on...

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Formetco celebrates 50 Years of Business with Customer Appreciation Event

Out-of-home company commemorates anniversary with a blowout customer appreciation event On December 6th, Formetco celebrated its 50th anniversary by inviting its customers to a special appreciation event to celebrate. The milestone event included a 5-piece band with two singers, a magician, performances by Elvis Presley and Dolly Parton impersonators, an 18-ft. bar with an aerialist pouring drinks, the Grinch and Mary Lou, a visit...

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Lincoln Electric announces promotion to lead welding segment

Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. has announced the promotion of Michael J. Whitehead to Senior Vice President and President, effective December 17, 2018. In this role, Whitehead will oversee the strategic planning and growth of the Segment’s automation and additive services businesses and will report to George Blankenship, Executive Vice President, President, Americas Welding. “Mike is a well-respected leader and has a strong track...

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CenterPoint names Carmine Bottigliero to Vice President of Development

CenterPoint Properties is pleased to announce Carmine Bottigliero as Vice President, Development in the Central Region. In partnership with the Development group, Carmine will be responsible for leading new development projects in CenterPoint’s Joliet and Elwood intermodal parks. “We are very pleased to bring Carmine onto the team at CenterPoint,” said Brian McKiernan, Senior Vice President, Development at CenterPoint. “His extensive...

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MH Equipment receives industry award

This is the third consecutive year that MH Equipment has earned an MVP Award from the industry’s trade association, MHEDA (Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association) MH Equipment has been awarded the prestigious MVP (Most Valuable Partner) Award for 2019, based on accomplishments in 2018. This is the third consecutive year that MH Equipment has earned an MVP Award from the industry’s trade association, MHEDA...

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