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Miller retires from Donaldson board

Donaldson Company announces Paul David Miller, Admiral, United States Navy (Retired), has retired from its Board of Directors. The announcement was made the company's Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Dec. 22, 2015. Admiral Miller, 73, was ineligible to stand for reelection to the Donaldson Board of Directors due to having reached the Board’s mandatory retirement age. “Admiral ...

Blast From the Past: Implementing a mentoring program in your shop

  With New Year's Resolutions about to again become en vogue, now is a good time to consider business ideas you ...

CLARCOR Engine Mobil Group names new leader

Sam Ferrise has retired as president of CLARCOR Engine Mobile Group (EMG). Ferrise had been EMG president since 2014 and president of Baldwin ...

Heffron named sales manager at Omaha Standard Palfinger

Omaha Standard Palfinger (OSP) has appointed Brian Heffron to national sales manager. Reporting directly to Jim Brown, Vice President - Commercial Products, OSP says Heffron will focus on the entire OSP product range, including work truck bodies and lifting systems. In this capacity, he will aim to strengthen the OSP sales team ...

Vierkant named director of manufacturing at Link

Link Manufacturing, Ltd. has hired Jeff Vierkant as director of manufacturing. In this role, he will be overseeing all of Link’s manufacturing operations; directing the quality initiatives, initiating lean manufacturing process improvements and providing strategy to advance Link’s manufacturing capabilities, the company says. “We are very pleased to have Jeff ...

Sadler Power Train hires Director of Marketing

Sadler Power Train has hired Matt Poeltler as director of marketing. In his new position Poeltler will be directly responsible for marketing and sales growth including digital marketing, social media, inside and outside sales support, training and program development, the company says. “Matt brings new energy to Team Sadler,” says Randy Kray, ...

Palfinger announces leadership changes

Omaha Standard PALFINGER (OSP) has announced Mark Whaley will step down as the company's president on Jan. 1, 2016, but will continue his involvement with PALFINGER under the PALFINGER North America Group (PNAG) moving forward. "We are pleased that Mark's personal goals can now be achieved and that he will remain with ...

Double Coin hires new sales manager

Double Coin and CMA announces Donald (Donnie) Streiff has joined the Double Coin team as the U.S. Southwest Regional Sales Manager. Double Coin says Streiff has more than ten years of experience in the tire industry, ranging from retail sales representative to commercial tire rleet sales manager. For the ...

SOLD finalizes upcoming agenda

Robert (Bob) Greenwood, known for his revolutionary approach to Service Business Management will be kicking off SOLD '16 at 12 p.m. on Jan. 24, 2016, in Las Vegas preceeding Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW).   Organizers say the topic of Bob’s presentation will cover the Service Manager and General ...

Accuride’s Marhevko wins quality management award

Jd Marhevko, vice president, Quality/Lean Management Systems & EHS at Accuride, has received the Howard Jones Award by the global quality organization ASQ. The award was presented by ASQ’s Quality Management Division (QMD), a 24,000-member organization to which Marhevko has belonged since 1988.  Chair of the ASQ QMD from ...