MHEDA Suppliers Announce Dealers of Distinction

MHEDA is pleased to recognize members who have been selected by their suppliers and manufacturers as Dealers of Distinction, a designation that ranks these companies among the best in the world. MHEDA offers service partner programs, publications, education and networking opportunities that help these distributors become the dealers of choice within the industry.

Women in Industry: Kelly Kamlager of RIOS Intelligent Machines

By Lindsey Quick A Passion for Learning A constantly evolving industry with endless opportunities for growth has kept Kelly Kamlager of RIOS Intelligent Machines coming back for more. As someone who is naturally curious about how things work, Kelly Kamlager’s career in industrial marketing isn’t that surprising. Kamlager got her start in fall protection and […]

Andrews & Hamilton Co. Celebrates 35 Years

Member Profile Through good times and bad, this family business has weathered the storm and continues to come out on top. By Lindsey Quick Bernie Andrews had already retired from a successful career before he founded Andrews & Hamilton in April 1987. Bernie’s work ethic had been formed at an early age: Family legend has […]

An ‘Unmatched’ Career Choice

Joni Brown never imagined when she took a chance on a job as a business development representative for a forklift manufacturer that she’d grow in the industry to become a national account sales manager more than a decade later. In 2009, when Brown was ready to make a career change after a decade in the […]

WestLift: A Family Affair

When a father and son – each forklift service technicians – found themselves out of work following the Great Recession of 2008, they bought two used vans and decided to start a mobile forklift repair business in Goldsboro, North Carolina. Dan West and his son Shayne shared almost 40 years of forklift service experience between […]