TVH, the international aerial lift and fork truck replacement parts specialist, has promoted Ryan Walker to director of sales and services for the USA, pending the retirement of sales director Cathy Diaz at the end of this year.
Walker has been with TVH for more than 17 years and is currently director, technical services. He joined TVH in 2006, when it acquired IMC Holdings, where he had worked as an inside sales manager with the Intrupa division since 1989.
Diaz will remain as sales director USA, until December when she will formally retire, until then she will work with Walker on the transition. Diaz began her career with System Material Handling - SMH - in 1984, joining TVH when it acquired SMH in 2003 from its owner Chicago-based forklift parts supplier IMC Holdings. In 2006 she played a key role in the acquisition and integration of the rest of IMC Holdings - Intrupa and LPM.
TVH said: “We wish Cathy all the best in her next chapter and to Ryan all the success in his future with TVH.”