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Gary Lane named Link-Belt Cranes North American sales manager

February 10, 2021  By Crane & Hoist Canada

Gary Lane is Link-Belt Cranes' new North American sales manager. Photo: Link-Belt Cranes

Gary Lane was named manager of North American sales for Link-Belt Cranes on February 1.

Bill Stramer, senior vice president of marketing, sales, and customer support, made the announcement at Link-Belt’s headquarters in Lexington, Ky.

Lane is a 15-year veteran of the crane business and is well respected among crane industry professionals. He originally joined Link-Belt Cranes as a district manager in 2008 covering the Central U.S., and he has spent the last nine years heading up the crane sales efforts for Link-Belt crane dealer General Equipment and Supplies Company, Inc. based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Gary holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska.

“Gary’s strong background with crane distribution and end-users provides him all the necessary skills for his new role,” said Stramer. “Gary’s management experiences will aid him in continuing the legacy of successful leadership of Link-Belt’s North American sales team.”


When not working, Lane enjoys spending time with his family and a variety of outdoor activities including hiking, fishing and canoeing.

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