The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has elected Ronald DeFeo chairman of the association. DeFeo is chairman and CEO of Terex.
Other elected officers include: First Vice Chairman Charles Stamp Jr., vice president public affairs worldwide, Deere & Co.; Second Vice Chairman Gerald Shaheen, group president, Caterpillar; Treasurer Charles Martz, president, Link-Belt Construction Equipment; and Secretary Dennis Slater, AEM's full-time president.
The AEM officers, along with its board, set the guidelines and operating policies of the association on behalf of its members. For more information, visit www.aem.org.