Charlotte-based ASC Construction Equipment USA, Inc. has appointed Shawn Sweet as vice-president and chief operating officer (COO), the company announced in a news release.
Sweet will be overseeing all areas of business support operations and supplier relations for all five regions of ASC.
As COO of ASC Construction Equipment, “Sweet will be working to attain absolute customer satisfaction and play an imperative role in seeking new opportunities for growth in key areas of ASC’s served markets,” the news release said.
Sweet joins ASC with more than 25 years of experience in the construction equipment industry, serving in many key leadership and management roles at several equipment suppliers including Ingersoll Rand, Doosan and Volvo Construction Equipment.
“Shawn offers wholesale and direct retail experience with a wide range of construction products and applications,” says ASC president Brad Stimmel. “Most recently he has been leading Volvo Penta’s industrial engine business in North America. His experience in the industry combined with his impeccable leadership skills make Sweet a very valuable asset to the company.:
ASC, is one of the largest Volvo construction equipment distributors in North America operating in NC, SC, ND, GA and Western Tenn. ASC also represents SDLG, Sennebogen, Sandvik, LB Performance, and Doosan products in most coverage areas. For more information, visit www.ascvolvo.com.