Employee News


KSM Promotes Kunin to Vice President

Following the promotion of John Arapidis to president and CEO of Kirby-Smith Machinery Inc. (KSM,) the heavy equipment distributor has found a successor for Arapidis' previous role, recently naming Mike Kunin as vice president of National Accounts....


Stokes to Become Idaho Transportation Director in 2022

Scott Stokes, currently chief deputy of the Idaho Transportation Department, will become the agency's director on May 29, 2022, following the retirement of Brian Ness, its current director. Stokes — who has served as the agency's chief deputy for 15 years — will become the eighth director since the Idaho Transportation Department transformed into a statewide transportation department in 1974....


Five Star Equipment Promotes Bill Bochicchio Jr.

Five Star Equipment has announced the promotion of Bill Bochicchio Jr. to chief operating officer. In this new role, Bochicchio will provide leadership and strategic vision to the company, oversee operational and managerial processes and procedures, reporting structures and operational controls of the company....


ALL Names Kasey Stephens New GM of Geismar, La., Branch

"Some kids played with Malibu Barbie. I played on a crane parked in my backyard."That's how Kasey Stephens explains her introduction to "living the crane life," a lifetime love of the crane business, which has culminated in her being named the new general manager of ALL Crane Rental of Louisiana, a member of the ALL Family of Companies....


ECA's Mike Elliott to Retire

After 49 years in the foundation construction industry, Mike Elliott has announced his decision to retire. Elliott started his construction career with Mississippi Valley Equipment in 1972. In 1987, he team up with partners Mark Rutland and Dick Nelson to buy out MVE's Florida operations and established Pile Equipment Inc....


Monroe Tractor Promotes Mike Uricchio as Parts Manager for Connecticut Location

Mike Uricchio has been promoted to parts manager of Monroe Tractor's South Windsor, Conn. Uricchio has previous experience as a service technician at a local equipment dealership. Shortly after, in 2018, he accepted a parts counter position at Monroe Tractor's Connecticut store and recently was promoted to parts manager....


Case IH Announces Senior Management Changes

Case IH announced Scott Harris, current vice president of North America, will lead the brand as Case IH global president. Harris replaces Brad Crews, who will serve as president of North America for CNH Industrial....


Sally Johnson Appointed as Vice President of New Holland Agriculture North America

CNH Industrial announced the immediate appointment of Sally Johnson to the role of vice president of New Holland Agriculture North America. "Sally has brought strong leadership to each role she has held with CNH Industrial and in her most recent role as sales director for New Holland," said Brad Crews, president of CNH Industrial North America....


Bomag Appoints Chris Colwell as Vice President of Milling, Paving

Bomag Americas Inc. has welcomed Chris Colwell as vice president of milling and paving. Colwell will be responsible for developing and leading a new business unit segment focused on optimizing the sales and product support for milling, paving and reclaiming customers....


Peter D. Gehres Named Jeff Martin Auctioneers Inc.'s New Chief Operating Officer

Jeff Martin Auctioneers Inc. (JMA) announced Peter D. Gehres as the company's new chief operating officer, effective Oct. 1. As COO, Gehres will be responsible for overseeing and improving all aspects of auction operations....