Tom Bennington was elected the 2019-2020 president of the Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association on 27 April at the organisation’s Annual Conference in Carlsbad, California, USA. Bennington, who is president of Lexington, Kentucky-based Duncan Machinery Movers, took the ceremonial gavel from former president Gary Stang, of Anderson Trucking Service based in St. Cloud, MN, who moved into the role as chairman of the organisation.
Other officers include: vice president Jay Folladori, Bennett International Group, McDonough, GA; treasurer, Michael J. Vlaming, Vlaming & Associates, Vallejo, CA; assistant treasurer Kevin L. Johnston, J&R Engineering, Mukwonago, WI; allied industries group chairman Michael Rosendahl, PCE, Ridgewood, NJ; crane & rigging group chairman, Ingo Schiller, Tadano America Corporation, Houston, TX; transportation group chairman Ed Bernard, Precision Specialized, Brantford, Ontario; and ladies group chairwoman Kimberly Kitchen, Kitchen’s Crane & Equipment, Chesterfield, VA.
Incoming SC&R Foundation officers include: president Dave Wittwer, Hays Companies, Salt Lake City, UT; vice president Geoff Davis, Unified Logistics Operating Group, Bethesda, MD; and treasurer Jennifer Gabel, JK Crane, Kenvil, NJ.
More than 700 members attended the Annual Conference.