Oshkosh Corporation announced that Brad Nelson has been promoted to senior vice president and president of Oshkosh's commercial business segment. He will assume his new position on March 4, 2013. Nelson is currently serving as vice president, global marketing for JLG Industries in the access equipment segment of Oshkosh, a position he has held since joining JLG in September 2011. He will report to Wilson Jones, Oshkosh Corporation president and chief operating officer.
Prior to joining JLG, Brad Nelson served as vice president of Marketing/Communications and as a business unit manager at Eaton Corporation. Before that, he served as director, general manager at EMC (Iomega) Corporation, where he also held management positions of increasing responsibility in product and business development. Brad Nelson started his career at Qwest Communications (U.S. West).