AEM Elects New Officers

September 28, 2010

Ronald DeFeo
Ronald DeFeo

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