The Deep South Equipment Dealers Assn. and Southern Equipment Dealers Assn have merged to become the Deep Southern Equipment Dealers Assn., representing dealer members in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Florida.
According to an email to members of the Midwest-SouthEastern Equipment Dealers Assn. and other regional dealer association executives, Mike Caraway has died. Caraway was executive vice president of the dealership group with offices in Madison, Wis., and Memphis, Tenn.
The 2018 Dealership Minds Summit, held at the Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in Iowa City, Iowa, July 24-25, drew a sold out crowd of 264 attendees, including 115 different dealerships across 28 states and 5 provinces.
Hoober, a farm equipment dealer with locations in Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland and Virginia, recently announced that Don Mikes has been hired as the company’s president and chief executive officer.
Sara Hey of Bob Clements International says cross training improves productivity, efficiency and quality at your dealership.
And, as part of building up your team, don't forget to add some fun. "What are you dong to make employees want to work at your dealership?" Hey asks.
Yanmar was founded in 1912 and developed the world's first commercially viable small diesel engine in 1933. The diesel engine has continued as our core business ever since, our key tool in the rationalization and modernization of agriculture, fishing and industry.
Virginia Beach-based STIHL Inc., produces a full line of high-quality, handheld outdoor power equipment including blowers, trimmers, brushcutters, and multi-task tools, as well as the number one selling brand of chainsaws worldwide. STIHL Inc. manufactures over 260 model variations of handheld outdoor power equipment for sale in the U.S. and around the world.