Movers & Shakers

Local News
- 29 Jul 2021 ( #1036 )
2 min read
Kokomo, IN, United States
Green Cubes Technology
has appointed Ken Johnson as chief operating officer, reporting to Keith Washington, president and CEO.
Johnson will provide leadership to supply chain, operations and manufacturing roles to build processes for the continued growth of Green Cubes within the telecom, materials handling and industrial automation markets. He will manage Green Cube's production facilities in Malaysia, Slovakia, Kokomo (Indiana), and Dunlap (Tennessee).
Johnson has a history of success in energy storage and power electronics technology as an operations leader with a demonstrated track record spanning over 25 years in global manufacturing and supply chain with companies such as IBM, Danaher, Eaton and Active Power.
Johnson graduated with a Bachelor of Science and Master of Engineering degree from Texas A&M in Industrial Engineering.

Raleigh, NC, United States
Tompkins Solutions
has named Randy Price vice president of the materials handling integration division. In this role, Price will be responsible for engaging with customers on new and legacy projects and overseeing the engineering and controls teams for the division.
Price has over 30 years of experience providing materials handling and logistics design and implementation services to clients in a wide variety of industries, including automotive, pharmaceutical and consumer goods, among others.
Prior to joining Tompkins, Price was vice president of Hirata Corporation of America, a global industrial equipment manufacturer, where he led the sales and delivery of materials handling integration and production systems solutions.
Price holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Integrated Manufacturing and Engineering from Indiana State University.

Telford, United Kingdom
has announced several senior appointments bringing further expertise to benefit organisations delivering RTITB workplace transport training.
The West Midlands-based company has also appointed several new team members throughout the business.
A restructuring of some of the senior leadership team at RTITB has resulted in the following appointments:
RTITB's senior leadership team
RTITB's senior leadership team

Alex Samson has joined the company's board of directors as systems and learning development director. He will provide strategic direction for the ongoing digital development of RTITB's services. Utilising the latest learning technologies, RTITB aims to improve materials handling equipment and transport training outcomes to help industry be safer and more efficient.
Ruth Edwards is now operations director, allowing Laura Nelson, managing director, to focus on business growth and market development.
Gavin Hutchinson has been appointed senior technical services manager.
Sarah Brown has been promoted to driver CPC and ADR manager.
Jordan Dalziel has been promoted to marketing and communications manager.
Karl White has been appointed in the newly created role of deputy EPA manager, to support EPA manager Andy Blatch.
Kiri Morris, previously working in the RTITB customer support team, has become senior administrator for EPA.
In addition, Joel O'Brien has been appointed in the newly created position of project coordinator to help manage various HR projects while also dealing with new and existing customer roll-outs for the MyRTITB TrainingFriend app, eLearning, and more. In his new role, he will also manage internal product development projects.
Previously about:
Green Cubes marks sale of 10,000th Li-ion battery News Story - 21 Dec 2023 - Kokomo, IN, United States - 1 min read
Green Cubes to power Doosan forklifts News Story - 10 Aug 2023 - Kokomo, IN, United States - 1 min read
Green Cubes expands News Story - 11 Mar 2021 - Kokomo, IN, United States - 1 min read
More female forklift instructors needed News Story - 1 Jun 2023 - Shropshire, United Kingdom - 1 min read
Movers & Shakers News Story - 18 Aug 2022 - 1 min read
RTITB: Trainer shortage threatens safety News Story - 9 Jun 2022 - Shropshire, United Kingdom - 1 min read
Tompkins Solutions, Soft Robotics team up with grasping tech News Story - 15 Feb 2024 - Raleigh, NC, United States - 1 min read
Movers & Shakers News Story - 11 Jan 2024 - 2 min read
Movers & Shakers News Story - 30 Nov 2023 - 1 min read
Do you have materials handling news? Submit your news here
Words of support …

Undoubtedly, peer experience plays a crucially important role in our industry and it is extremely valuable for us to be part of the platform, where industry professionals, as well as end users can discuss and learn more about the materials handling world.

Alexandra Artemova, Marketing Specialist - Rocla AGV Solutions

Are you recruiting? Find your ideal candidate among a diverse range of materials handling professionals:

Forkliftaction's JOB MARKET

Seeking Ambitious Dealers Globally. Your chance to join a leading heavy machinery brand. Exclusive territories await!

Exclusive Territories Available. Join SOCMA's leading innovation in heavy machinery. 

Partner for success. Enjoy comprehensive support and impressive profit potential.

Contact us now - +86 153 050 495 72 - 

PREMIUM business

Lift Technologies Inc.
Global leader - manufactures masts, carriages, sideshifters & fork positioners

Are you recruiting? Find your ideal candidate among a diverse range of materials handling professionals:

Forkliftaction's JOB MARKET

Are you recruiting? Find your ideal candidate among a diverse range of materials handling professionals:

Forkliftaction's JOB MARKET

We are over the moon to report that Forkliftaction's average web traffic for 2023 grew by a HUGE 58% when compared to 2022.

With our new average of +1,000,000 web visits per month, there's nothing we can't  achieve together in 2024!

To learn how Forkliftaction can support your brand's growth: DOWNLOAD THE MEDIA KIT