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Movers & Shakers

Wednesday, 4 December 2019 ( #952 )
Roberts
Roberts
Jonesboro, AR, United States Jack Roberts has been appointed as vice president of operations at Hytrol Conveyor. Roberts will lead the manufacturing operations at Hytrol, including manufacturing engineers, maintenance, procurement and special projects. He will provide support to the operations team by developing robust systems and processes that further current Hytrol initiatives and progressing operations to support Hytrol's future objectives. He brings 15 years of working as an operational partner in private equity, where he created long-term plans that drove sustainable growth. Early in his career, he worked as an industrial engineer in manufacturing. Roberts is from Dana Point, California.
Snyder
Snyder
Fort Worth, TX, United States Shoppa's Material Handling has appointed a new director of sales - John Snyder. Snyder's previous assignment was as territory manager of the South Central Region with Toyota Material Handling. He not only brings an immense knowledge of the industry, but also his proven leadership will lift the business to the next level. Snyder earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Colorado in Boulder, CO. He supports Folds of Honor and The American Red Cross.
Taggart
Taggart
Dallas, TX, United States Toyota Commercial Finance has named Mark Taggart as the company's new president and chief executive officer. Dave Crandall, TCF's former president and CEO, is retiring after 33 years with Toyota. Taggart spent the last 16 years with Toyota Financial Services (TFS), most recently serving as president and CEO of Toyota Financial Savings Bank. In that role, Taggart was responsible for overseeing all of Toyota's US banking operations, which provide a wide range of services to Toyota and Lexus dealers and consumers. Taggart has served in numerous roles since joining TFS in 2003, including multiple general manager positions for TFS International in Japan.