Raymond Appoints New Chief Executive Officer, New President of Sales and Marketing
The Raymond Corporation announced key organizational updates to its executive team: the appointment of Michael Field as chief executive officer, and Tim Combs as president of sales and marketing at Raymond — both effective April 1, 2015. Pictured, left to right: Michael Field, chief executive officer, and Timothy Combs, president, sales and marketing
As president of sales and marketing at Raymond, Combs will lead sales and marketing activities, including distribution development. He currently is the executive vice president of sales and marketing for Raymond.
“Raymond’s strong performance in recent years can be attributed to its continual improvement and response to customer and market dynamics supported by a world class dealer network,” says Brett Wood, president and chief executive officer of Toyota Material Handling of North America. “The company’s record market share, strong production volumes and industry-leading manufacturing are a direct result of our employees’ hard work and dedication. In addition, our success is a testament to the strong leadership of our executive team, including Mike Field and Tim Combs. I am pleased to announce these important appointments and look forward to Raymond’s continued growth.”
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The Raymond Corporation, recipient of the 2014 IndustryWeek Best Plant Award and 2015 Manufacturing Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan, is a global provider of unmatched material handling technology, expertise and support to increase productivity and cost-efficiency. Designed with ecological and economical benefits in mind, Raymond® lift trucks are engineered to achieve higher performance and increase efficiency. Raymond offers a full line of manual and electric lift trucks — including pallet trucks, walkie stackers, counterbalanced trucks, reach trucks, orderpickers andturret trucks — and iWAREHOUSE®, complete with iWAREHOUSE Essential™ and iWAREHOUSE Enterprise™, to manage lift truck fleets, labor efficiencies and warehouses. Additionally, flexibleautomation solutions and industry-leading consultation from Raymond further enhance warehouse processes and streamline material handling practices.