August 9, 2012 – The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has elected two new directors: Tiago Bonomo, president and CEO of McCormick USA, joins the AEM AG Sector Board, and Daniel Miller, president and CEO of Manitou Americas Inc., joins the AEM CE Sector Board. Both fill unexpired terms.
AEM’s AG Sector Board and CE Sector Board are the association’s board-level groups that determine and recommend strategic direction and develop and direct programs, services and activities focused on their respective industry sectors.
AEM directors help set the guidelines and operating policies of the association on behalf of its members in areas including public policy, equipment statistics and market information, trade shows, technical and product safety support, global business development, education and training, workforce development, and worksite safety and educational materials.
AEM is the North American-based international trade group representing the off-road equipment manufacturing industry, and its members manufacture equipment, products and services used worldwide in the agriculture, construction, forestry, mining and utility sectors. AEM is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and has offices in the world capitals of Washington, D.C.; Ottawa, Canada; and Beijing, China. For more information on AEM and its activities, go online to www.aem.org.