Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas has promoted two managers to vice president roles.
Stan Park is now vice president of distribution and marketing. Park will lead teams in charge of building and supporting Hyundai’s growing dealer network and marketing.
Tom Owen has been appointed vice president of national construction equipment sales. He will lead the team that reaches and supports equipment customers whose jobsites and business scope extends across North America, the company says.
Most recently, Park was strategic distribution manager for the company, responsible for marketing and district sales management, strategic dealer development and national account sales.
Park has been with Hyundai Construction Equipment for more than 20 years and has extensive experience in the material handling industry. He holds a marketing degree from Hofstra University.
“Stan’s longtime experience supporting and growing our dealer network, extensive management background and proven leadership will reinforce our dealers’ and customers’ growing trust in the Hyundai Construction Equipment brand,” says M.S. Kang, president of Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas, Inc.
“I have been extremely fortunate to grow with Hyundai Construction Equipment – and to see the brand grow to be a solid choice,” Park says, adding that distribution and marketing are key to the company’s future success and growth.
Until his new promotion to vice president of sales, Owen served as national sales manager for the company, responsible for both the inside and outside sales teams for Hyundai’s construction equipment products.
Owen has extensive experience in strategic sales and distribution management within the heavy equipment industry, with more than 25 years of experience in sales and marketing positions at leading global OEMs. He has an agricultural engineering degree from Iowa State University.
Owen will help ensure that Hyundai and its expanding dealer network meet the needs of customers, says M.S. Kang, president, Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas, Inc.
“With Hyundai, we continually hear that customers get more than they expect,” Owen says. “I look forward to building on the growing momentum for the Hyundai brand and helping strengthen relationships with our customers.”
Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas, Inc., Norcross, Ga., offers a full line of wheel loaders, crawler excavators ranging from compact models to mass excavators, wheeled excavators, compaction equipment, hydraulic breakers and forklifts.