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Mid Country Machinery Hosts Annual Open House

Thu November 11, 2010 - Midwest Edition
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(L-R): Roger Vinsand, Bob Brockman and Tom Jondle of Fort Dodge Asphalt, Fort Dodge, Iowa, are looking forward to the day’s events.
(L-R): Roger Vinsand, Bob Brockman and Tom Jondle of Fort Dodge Asphalt, Fort Dodge, Iowa, are looking forward to the day’s events.
(L-R): Roger Vinsand, Bob Brockman and Tom Jondle of Fort Dodge Asphalt, Fort Dodge, Iowa, are looking forward to the day’s events. (L-R): The classically trained techs of Mid Country Machinery service crew, Rick Wagner, Steve Grell, Joe “Skippy” Schot, Chris Nelson and Eric Colclasure, are ready to answer any equipment questions. Mid Country Machinery Co-owner Bud Pecoy (L) and Wade Weiss of Greene County, Jefferson, Iowa, take a look at this Caterpillar motorgrader. Mid Country Machinery Co-owner Mark Swedlund shows a 98 Cat 143H motorgrader getting ready to be boxed and shipped to Cameroon, Africa. Trent Cook of the Mid Country Machinery parts department and Lynda Lowry buy raffle tickets to support longtime employee Tom Rokes, former parts manager of Mid Country Machinery, who passed away recently. All raffle proceeds went to support the Rokes Fami Mark Swedlund (L) of Mid Country Machinery looks for another bite to eat from caterer Mark Cambell of Amigos Restaurant, Fort Dodge, Iowa, who provided the food for the open house. JLG District Manager Phil Duane (second from R) takes a moment from the day’s events with Mid Country Machinery co-owners (L-R) Lucas Peed, Mark Swedlund, Bob Conaway and Bud Pecoy, to pose with the Susan G. Komen JLG 800s pink lift.

Mid Country Machinery held its 14th annual customer appreciation open house Oct. 21 in Fort Dodge, Iowa. In addition to the plenty of food and fun, manufacturing representatives from Kobelco, New Holland, Kawasaki, JLG, Sky Trak and Gradall were in attendance.