Charlotte, N.C.-based Teupen USA, subsidiary of German aerial lift manufacturer Teupen GmbH, announces it has appointed Brian Black as its director of sales for the Americas. Black has been in a sales and marketing executive in the Americas and overseas since 1976, specializing in the qualifying, appointment, and successful running of heavy equipment dealer and distribution organizations. He recently ran his own consulting company and has held several executive positions at Terex, Genie Industries, Grove, JLG Industries, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, and Caterpillar.
“We are very excited to have Brian join our team,” said Scott Reynolds, president of Teupen USA. “Brian’s leadership, coupled with his corporate and industry experience, is ideally suited to help further Teupen USA’s progress in North America. Brian’s main focus will be Teupen’s continued and accelerated growth in the America’s through the further development of a strong dealer and rental network for our LEO products.”