April 1, 2018
Takeuchi adds new VP
Takeuchi-US has hired Jeff Stewart as vice president and general manager. In the newly created role, Stewart will oversee parts, service, IT, facilities and non-machine related warehouse operations. Stewart previously been employed in various roles with Takeuchi, spending 13 years with the organization. The position is among a myriad of changes and new hires in the product support area, including Rick MacLeish who recently joined Takeuchi as national parts manager. The hires are in response to record sales in 2017, where there were increases in all areas of the business and business segments, according to the Pendergrass, Ga.-based company.