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Small Line Product Manager Appointed at Putzmeister America


Jim Dawson joins Putzmeister America as Product Manager for Thom-Katts® and Mortar Machines

Small Line Product Manager Appointed at Putzmeister America

Jim Dawson Joins as Product Manager for Thom-Katts® and Mortar Machines

STURTEVANT, Wisconsin (June 1, 2005) – Jim Dawson has been appointed Small Line Product Manager at Putzmeister America. In this newly created position, Jim will assume overall responsibility for all in-house activities related to the Thom-Katt® and Mortar Machine product lines.

Jim brings several years of new product development and production operations experience, having worked for construction equipment manufacturers such as Clark Equipment, J.I. Case and Trak International. With an extensive background in both engineering and manufacturing operations, Jim will be actively involved in material procurement, engineering, sales order entry, and production planning for the small line product sector.

Jim will work closely with Dave Rudin, National Sales Manager –Thom-Katts® and Mortar Machines; and he reports to Dave Adams, President and CEO of Putzmeister America.

Dave Adams said, “As the Thom-Katt and Mortar Machine product lines continue their steady growth, we are devoting more resources to further improve our products and production cycle time to meet customer demands. Jim’s vast experience and solid background makes him an ideal candidate for this ongoing endeavor.”

Jim will be based from the Putzmeister America facility in Sturtevant, Wisconsin. He can be reached at the company’s main telephone number (262) 886-3200 or via e-mail at dawsonj@putzam.com.