Equipment Sales Veteran Named Regional Sales Manager For Gradall, Vacall Products

December 16, 2010

New Philadelphia, OH — Gradall Industries, Inc., has named Raul Deyden, who has extensive experience in equipment sales in U.S. and Latin regions, Regional Sales Manager for Gradall and Vacall products.

Deyden will work with authorized distributors and their customers to expedite delivery of productive and versatile Gradall and Vacall machines, parts, services and warranty claims. His Gradall territory includes Mexico and South America. For Vacall products, he is working with distributors in Mexico and South America, the Caribbean, Central America, California, Nevada, western Texas and New Mexico.

Deyden has over 16 years of experience in the sales and support of highway rehabilitation, recycling, paving and mining equipment in Arizona, New Mexico, Mexico and Latin America. He has also served as a technical writer for the automotive industry in Arizona. He and his family reside in Mesa, Arizona.

As an Industrial Design exchange student, Deyden studied at Arizona State University in Tempe. Later, he acquired a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from the Autonomous University of Guadalajara in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Gradall excavators are known worldwide for their exceptional versatility, using a telescoping boom that delivers excellent productivity with a wide range of attachments for highway construction and repair, demolition, excavating, grading, finishing, loading and unloading material and other applications. Gradall excavators are available with highway-speed wheeled undercarriages as well as on and off-road wheeled carriers and crawlers.

Vacall street sweepers, catch basin cleaners, roadway debris vacuum systems, sewer cleaners and trenching and hydro-excavating machines are widely known for their power, durability and versatility, integrating rugged designs with high performance components.

Vacall products, wholly owned by the Alamo Group, are designed, built and supported by Gradall Industries, Inc., with processes that meet ISO 9001-2008 standards. Gradall is known worldwide for productive, versatile equipment for governments and contractors.

Gradall Industries, Inc., may be contacted at 330-339-2211, or by mail to 406 Mill Ave. SW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663. Online, visit www.gradall.com.

Alamo Group, Inc.: For 40 years, we've been a world leader in the design, manufacture, distribution and service of high quality equipment for right-of-way maintenance and agriculture. Our products include tractor and truck mounted mowing and other vegetation maintenance equipment, excavators, street sweepers, vacuum trucks, snow removal equipment, pothole patchers, agricultural attachments and related aftermarket parts and services. We currently produce and assemble products in 16 principal facilities worldwide. Our products are sold through Alamo Group's marketing organizations and our extensive independent worldwide dealer networks under various trademarks and trade names. These include Alamo Industrial, Tiger, Schwarze, Gradall, Vacall, Nite-Hawk, Henke Manufacturing, Schulte, Rhino, M & W, SMC, Herschel, Valu-Bilt, Bomford, Spearhead, McConnel, Twose, SMA, Forges Gorce, Faucheux, Rousseau, Rivard, and others. Alamo Group went public in 1993 and since 1995 has been listed on the New York Stock Exchange as ALG. Visit our website at www.alamo-group.com.