Mike Anderson, veteran industry editor, joins Equipment World
| February 09, 2010
TUSCALOOSA, Ala.– (January 2010) — Randall-Reilly, the premier business media and information company serving the construction and trucking industries, announces the addition of Michael D. Anderson to the company’s Construction Division.
“Mike is well-known and respected throughout the construction equipment industry,” says Marcia Gruver, editorial director, construction division. “We’re excited about the leadership and professionalism he brings to our products.”
As senior editor of Better Roads and Equipment World magazines, Anderson will work on a variety of projects that will make use of his extensive background in the industry, which began in 1996 as editor of Equipment Journal in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. Most recently, he served as senior editor of Construction Equipment magazine of Oak Brook, Illinois.
Anderson has received a number of honors throughout his construction journalism career, including three national awards for his work while at Construction Equipment. He also served as president of the Construction Writers Association in 2007-08 and continues to serve on the association’s board of directors.
“We’re looking forward to adding Mike to the stellar staff of our industry-leading construction publications,” says Dan Tidwell, senior vice president/group publisher. “Our readers will be well served by his industry insight, deep relationships and broad knowledge base.”
Founded in 1934, Randall-Reilly (www.rrpub.com) is the premier U.S. media and information company focused on the construction and trucking markets. The company’s construction division covers the highway and heavy construction, roadbuilding, aggregates, landscaping and used equipment markets. Randall-Reilly’s trucking division serves the fleet, owner-operator, recruitment, truck stop, pre-owned truck and trailer, dealer and heavy-duty aftermarket segments.
Randall-Reilly’s Equipment Data Associates business is an industry-leading collector and aggregator of equipment purchase and financing data, which it offers to its customers in industrial equipment end markets for sales lead generation and market intelligence. The company’s Northbrook Publishing Division provides major corporations with customized brand marketing programs.
Randall-Reilly has offices in Tuscaloosa, Ala.; Chicago; Charlotte, N.C.; and New Berlin, Wis.