Nissan Forklift Corporation Announces its New Vice President of Sales & Marketing
19 Nov 2009
Marengo, Illinois – November 4, 2009. Nissan Forklift Corporation
is pleased to announce Mr. James J. (Jim) Radous III as its new Vice President of Sales and Marketing for North and South American operations. In this expanded role, Jim will have responsibility for all sales, marketing and communication activities related to both new equipment and aftermarket parts.
For six years prior to joining Nissan, Jim was V.P. of Sales for Knaack LLC, a subsidiary of the $25 billion manufacturing and technology giant, Emerson Electric. (NYSE: EMR) As a key member of Knaack’s executive staff, Jim directed all strategic sales initiatives through its network of global distributors, with additional responsibilities that included major retail accounts such as Home Depot. Additional roles within this position included the development of international business segments, customer service, training and inside sales disciplines.
Nissan Forklift’s Vice President, Sales & Marketing Retires
15 Oct 2009
Marengo, Illinois – October 2009. Known to many in the Nissan Forklift
family as the company cheerleader for his unending devotion to growing the Nissan brand for nearly 20 years, Mr. Nick Tortorich will be retiring from his post as Vice President, Sales and Marketing on October 30th, 2009.
In 1968, Nick’s passion for sales led him to begin a career in the material handling industry, landing him two consecutive jobs with Chicago forklift dealerships that spanned nearly a quarter century. In 1992, Nick joined the Nissan team – then known as Nissan Industrial Equipment Corporation (NIEC)
– as General Sales Manager in its Schaumburg, Illinois office. Just one year later, he was promoted to Director of National Sales and transferred to his new position in Nissan Forklift Corporation’s Marengo facility.
Nissan Forklift congratulates Nick Tortorich on his well-earned retirement. His significant contributions, positive attitude and friendship will be missed.
Nissan Forklift Announces Nissan Nine Award Winners for 2007
5 Jun 2008
Nissan Forklift Corporation
, North America wishes to announce their Nissan Nine, Dealer of Excellence Award winners for 2007. The Nissan Forklift Nissan Nine, Dealer of Excellence Award Program is designed to reward and recognize the top nine Nissan Forklift Dealers who have achieved the highest standards of sales excellence.