June 2018

Advocating for the Workforce

The AED Foundation is committed to reversing stale stereotypes and attracting young people and talented professionals to the construction equipment industry and keeping employees’ professional skills sharp and effective through long-term education.
June Cover Website


Karen Algeo Krizman
Visibility Software CEO Sean Pomeroy is counting on slow and steady to win the HR software race.
Joseph Kay
Jeff MacDonald was 21 years old when his father, James, founded Amaco CEI.
Megan Mattingly-Arthur
By March 2018, Utility One Source had changed its name to Custom Truck One Source and acquired an additional five equipment companies.
Megan Mattingly-Arthur
Industry education, training and career development are key parts of Associated Equipment Distributors’ mission to help members enhance their success, performance and
Marty McCormack
Featuring Congressman Glenn “GT” Thompson
Daniel B. FIsher
Infrastructure investment, taxes and trade policy were among the key issues discussed at the 2018 Washington Fly-In
Brian P. McGuire
How Does Continued Education Enhance Your Business?
Karen Algeo Krizman
Earns an A+ from Inaugural Cohort
Clifford Dewitt Black
Have you ever wondered how your executive or employee compensation plans stack up against those of your competitors?
Marty McCormack
Addressing the Skills Gap and the Technician Shortage
Marty McCormack
The AED Foundation Attends the Association for Career & Technical Education’s (ACTE) National Policy Seminar in Washington, DC
Megan Mattingly-Arthur
Short-Term Work in the Heavy Equipment Industry Led to Long-Term Success for ECA Corporate Director of Parts and Service
Megan Mattingly-Arthur
Discuss How They Got Started in the Heavy Equipment Industry
Megan Mattingly-Arthur
People in the heavy equipment industry have long known truths that those in education
Megan Mattingly-Arthur
As Federal and State Funding Declines and Stalls, CTE Educators Work to Bridge the Skills Gap
Marty McCormack
The Foundation Discusses 2018 Goals and South Plains College Accreditation with Local Dealers
Marty McCormack
Embarking on a new effort, The AED Foundation hosted an official accreditation ceremony at Salt Lake Community College (SLCC)
Marty McCormack
On April 10, The AED Foundation hosted an official accreditation ceremony at Hinds Community College’s Diesel Technology Academy
Clifford Dewitt Black III
The AED Foundation has recently undergone rebranding. To publicize this new rebranding.
Lawrence Ramer
Two AED Foundation Accredited high school diesel technology programs are teaching their students valuable skills and so much more