Lininger promoted at KPI-JCI/Astec
By Andrew Macklin
April 21, 2016 – Kolberg-Pioneer, Inc., Johnson Crushers International, Inc. and Astec Mobile Screens, Inc. have announced the promotion of Jeff Lininger to North America Sales Director – West.
In his new position, Jeff will be responsible for directing, administering and coordinating all domestic field sales operations for the western region. In this role, he will report to the vice president of sales and marketing to establish and attain annual domestic sales goals and effective dealer relations for his respective region.
Lininger has been associated with the three companies since 2002. Most recently, he was the general manager of Astec AggReCon West and prior to that was the director of products and sales for Johnson Crushers International, Inc.
“Jeff’s extensive experience comes from growing up in this industry, working for his family’s company and then moving into the distribution side of the industry over 16 years ago,” said Ron Earl, vice president of sales and marketing. “His skills and knowledge will be instrumental as we strive to increase our domestic sales in the western region.”