Iowa Mold Tooling Co. Inc. (IMT), an Oshkosh Corporation company `has announced the promotion of Jim Hasty to the position of vice president – general manager of IMT. Hasty has served as the company’s vice president of sales for the past two years, and brings more than 20 years of industry experience in management and team leadership to the position.
“Jim has been a tremendous asset to the IMT team, and we are confident that his experience and management skills will lead IMT to continued growth,” said Frank Nerenhausen, Oshkosh Corporation executive vice president and president of the Commercial Group. “As vice president of sales, Jim has strengthened the company’s commitment to the market, and particularly to our distributors and customers. We are confident that Jim will bring that same level of commitment to his new role as vice president – general manager, which will serve to strengthen IMT as the leading brand in the industry.”
Hasty will be responsible for leading all IMT operations and driving business strategy for the company’s complete line of material-handling equipment and commercial vehicles. In addition, he will continue in the interim to directly lead sales operations for IMT.
Prior to joining IMT, Hasty was the vice president of corporate marketing and strategic business development for Wabash National Corporation, where he held a variety of leadership positions including director of sales and vice president of marketing and sales operations. He has also held management positions at The Stanley Works organization, where he led sales operations for North and South America, as well as Australia.
“Since joining IMT, I have enjoyed being a part of the talented team of professionals we have here, all of which are truly committed to making IMT the leading brand in the service-truck industry,” Hasty said. “I look forward to working with the entire IMT team and our distributors in my new role to ensure the company continues to grow by offering our customers the innovative products they have come to expect from IMT.”
Hasty received his MBA from the University of Phoenix, and he also earned a degree in Business Administration from the University of Illinois.
Iowa Mold Tooling Co., Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company, began in 1961 as a business providing new tread designs for recapping tires. The company has grown to become the leading manufacturer and supplier of service vehicles, cranes, hydraulic loaders and air compressors for tire, mining, construction, material handling and utility markets around the world. For more information, visit www.imt.com.