Link Belt appoints new district service representatives for South America and the Mid-West USA.
Juan Rosas has joined the company as district service representative for Latin America, based in Miami, Florida.
Rosas was born and grew up in Guatemala and has worked in the crane industry for the past 12 years in parts training, customer service, product support and as a service manager for large crane dealerships. Prior to joining Link-Belt, he managed equipment for a construction company. He speaks English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Roy Burger, manager international sales said: “Juan’s first-hand experience in Latin America, coupled with his fluent language skills gives him a keen understanding of the unique needs of Link-Belt owners in the area. As our presence there rapidly expands, Juan will be on the ground listening carefully to the requirements of our customers.”
At the same time the company announced the appointment of Darrell Knight as district service representative for the mid-western United States, based in Denver, Colorado.
Knight has been in the crane and construction industry for 33 years having started out as a mechanic. Through the years, he has held positions in product support and sales at large construction equipment dealerships. Most recently, Knight worked as sales manager for a construction company.
Troy Krumm, manager, field service said: “With over 30 years of experience, from mechanic to sales manager, Darrell knows the business and the territory and will continue to provide our customers with the industry-leading support they expect.”