McLaughlin hires regional sales representative
Jake Jeffords was named regional sales representative for McLaughlin. Jeffords is responsible for meeting the needs of McLaughlin customers in the Southeast, Mid-South and Eastern Canada regions. He has 13 years of experience in the construction equipment industry.
ECCO Safety Group names CEO
Doug Phillips was promoted to CEO for ECCO Safety Group. Previously ECCO’s president of the Americas, Phillips has 20 years of experience in the corporate sector.
Southeastern Equipment Co. hires executive vice president
Southeastern Equipment Co. named Thor Hess executive vice president. Hess will focus on improving operating efficiencies, managing manufacturer relationships and serve as a legal council.
Cummins Filtration wins AFS new product of the year
The American Filtration and Separation Society presented Cummins Filtration with its 2015 New Product of the Year award at its conference in June. The company’s new LF14000NN lube filter utilizes a proprietary NanoNet material for improved filter performance, necessary for modern diesel engine technology.
The Toro Company holds HDD forum
The Toro Company hosted horizontal directional drilling contractors and equipment dealers from the across the United States at its corporate headquarters on May 26. The purpose of the forum was to help identify customer challenges and discuss solutions that could potentially lead to future innovations to the HDD equipment segment. The event also featured hands-on equipment demonstrations and tours of Toro headquarters and product development facilities.
JWC Environmental names business development manager
JWC Environmental named Jesus Rodriguez as business development manager for Monster Screening Systems products. Rodriguez will be responsible for expanding the company’s wastewater screening products, including in-channel headworks screens, rotary drum screens, drum sludge thickeners and Screenings Washer Monsters.
Masport names regional sales manager
J.R. Kidman was named regional sales manager for Masport. Kidman has 10 years of experience as a sales professional in the vacuum truck and liquid waste industry.