(L-R): Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Jaclyn Ringstmeier; Medina Mayor Dennis Hanwell; Okada America Inc. President Jim Brown; Sharon Township Trustee Joe Canestraro; and Devon Diello, membership and events coordinator of the City of Medina Chamber of Commerce, cut the ribbon to commemorate Okada America's expansion and facility upgrades.
Jim Brown, president of Okada America, Inc. has announced that Okada America, Inc. and Rotar International BV have entered into a joint alliance of their demolition attachment businesses in the North American marketplace effective January 1, 2019.
In conjunction with this announcement, Brown also announced the addition of Sal LaCorte to the position of product manager ─ Demolition/Recycling/Scrap.
Okada America Inc. and Rotar International BV have announced that they will enter into a joint alliance of their demolition attachment businesses in the North American marketplace effective January 1, 2019.
The joint alliance was created to offer customers more options in demolition, recycling and scrap yard attachments.
Jim Brown, president, Okada America Inc. , has announced the hiring of Bryant Flewelling to the position of product support manager.
Flewelling has worked in the construction equipment business on the distributor side as an outside sales representative, service manager and field technician.
Okada America Inc. has announced the promotion of Jim Brown to the position of president. Brown, who has replaced Tony Neikirk, previously served as the executive vice president of Okada America Inc., having been appointed to that position in 2015.
Neikirk, who steps down after 20 years of service to Okada in many managerial capacities, will continue to serve as a consultant to Okada America Inc.
Okada America Inc.'s pedestal rock breaker boom systems are mounted at primary jaw, impact and gyratory crushers and stationary grizzlies. They are used for crushed stone, hard rock and ore reduction and C & D recycling applications. And, they are designed specifically for stationary primary crushing plants as well as mobile and portable plants.
Tony Neikirk has been elected president of Okada America by the board of directors of Okada Aiyon, an associated company in Osaka, Japan, effective Dec. 1, 2015. Neikirk has been associated with the Okada line of products for 25 years and was a founder of Okada America, launched 20 years ago next April 1.