JCB North America has acquired its dealer for the greater Los Angeles region - JCB of Southern California, from Yale/Chase Equipment and Service.
JCB will continue to run the business under its current name JCB of Southern California and will employ most members of the existing team to ensure continuity etc …and will also cover the adjoining counties towards San Diego.
JCB vice president, West Coast David Hill said: “The Los Angeles to San Diego corridor, including Valencia on the north and San Bernardino to the east, is an important market for JCB in North America. The Yale/Chase team has established a solid foundation over the past six years. We are excited to build on their work and invest further to deliver the construction equipment and service that JCB customers demand.”
Roger Ketelsleger, the current owner and chief executive of Yale/Chase Equipment and Service added: “Building the JCB dealership has been a rewarding challenge. The time is right for JCB to bring their passion for the business and knowledge of the region to take JCB of SoCal to the next level.”