New VP At Thomas Equipment
Thomas Equipment Inc. has announced the appointment of Rudy van den Ende as its vice president of Global Sales, responsible for overseeing worldwide sales. van den Ende, originally purchased (with his then partners) Rousseau Controls, Ltd. in 1985 from Bendix Corp. and headed its sales and marketing before being named chief operating officer. After Rousseau merged with Pneutech Inc. in 2002, van den Ende was named vice president of sales of the combined company, Pneutech Rousseau Group. After Pneutech Inc. merged with Thomas in early 2005, van den Ende became its vice president of corporate development.