Alton Announced as President of CEP Division
WEST BEND, WI Manitou Group announces the appointment of Richard L. Alton, II, as President of the Compact Equipment Product Division. Alton will report directly to Michel Denis, CEO of Manitou Group.
"I would like to thank Dan Miller for his years of dedication and committed service to Manitou Group. We wish him well as he pursues the next chapter in his life," said Michel Denis. "And we are very excited about being able to bring Rick into the organization at this time. His experience and talent will be a definite benefit to manage the growth we anticipate from these changes."
For nearly a decade at JLG, Alton had responsibilities for managing all facets of international markets which included sales, after sales support, global product launches, and overseeing strategic partnerships on a worldwide basis. He was most recently with Contech Engineered Solutions.
"I am fortunate to have this opportunity to work with a world class organization," Alton said. "And I am looking forward to expanding the product portfolio, innovations, and product quality to continuously improve the customer experience. Manitou Group is poised to make some major gains in the market."