TAG: Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A.

People on the Move: Clinkenbeard joins Bruce Wilson & Co.; Mori takes on new role with Kawasaki and Ewing exec steps down

May 16, 2018By

Bruce Wilson & Co., a national green industry advisory firm providing CEO peer group facilitation, strategic planning and business leadership to landscape business owners, added Robert Clinkenbeard as business coach and senior strategic advisor. In his new role, Clinkenbeard will join Wilson as a member of the facilitating team for the National Association of Landscape Professionals’ (NALP) CEO peer group... read more

Kawasaki partners with NHLA

July 27, 2015By

The Engines Division of Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A., joined in a partnership with the National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA), becoming one of the organization’s “supporting members” and helping it to facilitate and promote the advancement of Hispanic Americans as landscape industry professionals and leaders. “Kawasaki is proud to join forces with the NHLA as it broadens efforts to reach out... read more

Briggs welcomes sales directors to commercial power team

January 8, 2014By

Briggs & Stratton Corp. is adding two commercial engine industry veterans to its commercial power sales team: Randy Lockyear, as senior director of commercial sales, and Rick Wendt, as director of commercial sales. Lockyear will oversee sales in North America of the corporation’s commercial engines, most notably its Vanguard brand. He joins Briggs & Stratton from Kawasaki Motors Corp., where... read more

Kawasaki names executive director of division

May 7, 2013By

Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A. has named Rodger Howe executive director of the Engines and Power Products division. Howe, who spent 18 years handling sales and marketing for the company’s consumer products, has held senior management positions with the division since 2005.  His most recent title was senior director, Operations. “Rodger’s responsibilities have been broadened so that his valuable experience with... read more

Kawasaki appoints government relations manager

April 22, 2013By

The Engines and Power Products division of Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A. has named JJ Zeilstra government relations manager, giving him primary responsibility for directing the division’s government relations activities and ensuring that Kawasaki products meet all applicable requirements. Zeilstra will oversee the division’s compliance with all U.S. laws and regulations that affect its general use engine products.  Part of that... read more

Kawasaki to stop offering handheld power products by year’s end

March 21, 2013By

Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A. says it will no longer make equipment for its handheld power product line, which includes string trimmers, blowers, hedge trimmers, hedge clippers, an edger and a multi-task series used by lawn and garden professionals. The company’s Engines and Power Products division told its dealers that production of the Kawasaki-branded equipment would stop at the end of... read more