June 10, 2012 – Kolberg-Pioneer, Inc. (KPI-JCI) would like to thank employees Marcy Brown and Mike Bame for their combined 68 years of service and wish them well in their retirements. Marcy Brown, whose retirement began June 1, 2012, began her career in 1986 as an accounting clerk/secretary, and was promoted in 1987 to Accounts Payable Processing Leader. She was the third woman to be inducted into the company’s Quarter Century Club, which recognizes employees for 25 years of service.
August 10, 2012 – Mellott Co. promoted three employees to new positions. The company named Brian Bell to the newly created position vice president of Parts and Service. “After a long and thorough search for the right candidate, we have found the best individual right here at home," said Rich Blake, Mellott Co. president, in a presentation to employees. "The Parts and Service business will be instrumental to the continued growth and success of Mellott Co. A united front between parts and service will help facilitate a faster growth curve.”
May 9, 2012 – Timothy Doucette was promoted to the newly created position of general manager – brand strategy for Liebherr Construction Equipment. In this new role, he will work closely with the president to ensure all aspects involving the brand are coordinated to increase Liebherr’s market presence in the United States as a manufacturer of premium quality, heavy duty construction equipment, according to the company.