Maxim Crane Works names Kneeland board chairman

Maxim Crane Works Holdings has named Michael Kneeland, former CEO of United Leases as its new board chairman.


Kneeland served as president and CEO of United Leases from 2008 till 2018, and because the CEO till Might 2019. Below his management, United Leases grew its revenues from $3.3 billion in 2008 to $eight.zero billion in 2018, Maxim says.

“Michael is a well-respected chief within the gear rental trade and an extremely savvy operator,” mentioned Larry Berg, Maxim’s present chairman who’s stepping down however remaining a director. “Maxim will profit drastically from his expertise in navigating development alternatives in our trade.”

“Because the market chief, Maxim is nicely suited to capitalize on the numerous natural and inorganic development alternatives forward of it,” Kneeland says, “with a confirmed capability to handle customer support and security at scale.”

Kneeland had served United Leases in numerous administration roles for greater than a decade previous to his tenure as CEO, becoming a member of the agency when it acquired Gear Provide in 1998.