Skyjack, a division of Linamar Corp. has named Simon Cracknell business development director -- Asia; as such he will lead Skyjacks' sales and marketing initiatives in the region. Cracknell has over 25 years of experience in the construction equipment market, eight of which have been in the aerial work platform business.
Brad Boehler, president of Skyjack commented: “Global expansion is an important part of Skyjacks’ growth plans. We are buoyed by recent successes in Australia and Brazil and welcome Simon as a great asset to the Skyjack team driving growth in the Asia region”
Charlie Patterson, managing director of the region added: “Skyjack enjoys a positive reputation in key areas across the region and we look forward to bringing our message of having simple reliable products to the rest of the market. I am sure that Simon will build on that and show that we are a company that is easy to do business with.”