Florida Coast Equipment has opened a new location in Ft. Pierce, Fla., making the company the largest Kubota dealership in Florida.
Florida Coast Equipment announced that Dennis B. Davis is stepping down as President. Davis will remain as CEO but has relinquished day-to-day operations to new President J. Todd Bachman. In other moves, Jason Watson has been named Vice President of Parts and Service.
“We’re very excited about our internal changes,” said outgoing President Dennis Davis. “I’m proud of everything we have accomplished as a company and excited to pass the torch to my two sons-in-laws because the future looks very bright.”
“It’s an honor to step in as President of Florida Coast Equipment,” said Todd Bachman. “I have very big shoes to fill but we’re on track to do some big things as a company.”
Florida Coast Equipment also announced they’ve opened a new location in Ft. Pierce, Fla., (15900 Westpark Lane, Ft. Pierce, Fla. 34945), making the company the largest Kubota dealership in Florida (serving Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Okeechobee, Indian River, Collier, Monroe, Hendry, Glades and surrounding counties) and one of the largest in the southeast. The staff at the new location includes Brad Littlejohn, parts manager and operations manager; Alan Wheatley, service manager; and sales representatives Kimball Amos and Jack Childs.
About the Company
Florida Coast Equipment is a family-owned and operated full-service agriculture, landscape and compact construction equipment dealership with three south Florida locations (Boynton Beach, Fort Pierce, and Naples, Fla.). They rent, sell, lease and repair: Kubota utility vehicles, zero-turn mowers, tractors 18 to 135 hp (13.4 to 100.6 kW), tractor-loader-backhoes, excavators, compact tractor loaders and wheel loaders, Kawasaki Mules, KIFO water-reels, STIHL power tools, Bradco, FFC, Harley and McMillen light construction attachment tools, CP, Customworks and JRB heavy construction attachment tools, Agrimetal turf equipment, Chemical Containers, Jacto, AgSpray and John Beam sprayers, Hypro and Pacer pumps, Brillion tillage tools, Tufline and Red Master harrows, Teejet spraying system parts, Millcreek top dressers, Taylor-Way dump trailers, Vicon, Sitrex, Agrex and Lely spreaders, Sweepster brooms, Bush Hog, Woods, Hardee and Land Pride attachments and more.
(This story also can be found on Construction Equipment Guide’s Web site at www.constructionequipmentguide.com.) CEG