JCB USA’s Patterson to chair AEM in 2015

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JCB USA chairman John Patterson has been elected as the 2015 chair of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), a US-based worldwide trade association for companies in the construction, mining, agriculture, forestry and utility sectors.

JCB USA’s Patterson to chair AEM in 2015
JCB JS220 tracked excavator.

Patterson, who is also a JCB Group and JCB Inc director, was elected to the position at the association’s annual meeting on November 13. He served as chair of the AEM’s CE Sector board in 2014. The full lineup of board members for 2015 is:

AEM officers

Chair John Patterson, chairman JCB USA Group and director JCB Group, JCB Inc.

Vice Chair Leif Magnusson, president, CLAAS of America

Treasurer Göran Lindgren, president sales region Americas, Volvo Construction Equipment

AG Chair James Walker, vice president Case IH NAFTA, CNH Industrial

CE Chair Michael Haberman, president, Gradall Industries Inc.

Secretary Dennis Slater, AEM's full-time president

"AEM officers and directors work on behalf of all AEM member companies to provide strategic direction and guidance for association services, activities and programs, in areas including public policy; equipment statistics and market information; trade shows; technical, safety and regulatory; global business development; and education/training," the association says.

AEM board of directors

Christopher Barnard, president & CEO and regional president NA & SA, Wacker Neuson Corporation

Robert Charter, group president, Caterpillar Inc

Robert Crain, senior vice president & general manager NA, AGCO Corporation

Ronald DeFeo, chairman & CEO, Terex Corporation

Richard Goldsbury, president Bobcat/Doosan NA & Australia/Oceania, Doosan Infracore International

R. Scott Jenkins, senior vice president sales & marketing, ITW Welding NA

John Lagemann, senior vice president sales & marketing Regions 3 & 4, Deere & Company

Göran Lindgren, president sales region Americas, Volvo Construction Equipment

John Patterson, chairman JCB USA Group & director JCB Group, JCB Inc.

Austin Ramirez, president & CEO, HUSCO International Inc.

Glen Tellock, chairman, president & CEO, The Manitowoc Company Inc.

James Walker, vice president Case IH NAFTA, CNH Industrial

David Woods, CEO, GiANT Partners LLC

AEM AG Sector board

Mark Core, vice president Forage Solutions & Lifecycle and CMO, Vermeer Corporation

Matt Daley, president & CEO, GEA Farm Technologies Inc.

Bill Hurley, vice president sales NA, AGCO Corporation

John Lagemann, senior vice president sales & marketing regions 3 & 4, Deere & Company

Dmitry Lyubimov, president, Buhler Industries Inc.

Leif Magnusson, president, CLAAS of America

Brian McKown, COO, Kinze Manufacturing Inc.

Greg Petras, president, Kuhn NA Inc.

Todd Stucke, vice president Agriculture & Turf Division, Kubota Tractor Corporation

James Walker, vice president Case IH NAFTA, CNH Industrial

AEM CE Sector board

Jason Andringa, president & COO, Vermeer Corporation

Steven Berglund, president & CEO, Trimble Navigation Ltd.

Tim Ford, president Terex Cranes, Terex Corporation

Chuck Martz, president, CEO & Chairman, Link-Belt Construction Equipment Company

Daniel Miller, president & CEO, Manitou Americas Inc.

Frank Nerenhausen, president JLG & executive vice president Oshkosh, JLG Industries Inc.

Ray O'Connor, president & CEO, Topcon Positioning Systems Inc.

Jeffrey Reed, president & CEO, Reed International/VSS Macropaver

Rod Schrader, chairman & CEO, Komatsu America Corporation

Tiffany Sewell-Howard, CEO, The Charles Machine Works Inc.

Erik Sparby, president & GM Construction Equipment, Atlas Copco Mining, Rock Excavation and Construction LLC

George Taylor, vice president, Caterpillar Inc

 

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