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Link-Belt Names Dawson Marketing Specialist

Sept. 23, 2022 – Link-Belt Cranes has named Michael Dawson as product marketing specialist for lattice-boom crawler and telescopic-boom crawler cranes.


In his new role, Dawson supports the marketing and sales of all Link-Belt lattice-boom crawler and telescopic-boom crawler products.

From 2015 until assuming his new role, Dawson was a technician in Link-Belt Cranes’ training department.

Dawson’s experience in the heavy equipment industry dates back to 2007, when he became a service representative for Link-Belt’s former Brazilian distributor, Brasil Máquinas de Construção. He and his family moved to Lexington, Kentucky, in 2015 when he joined Link-Belt. He has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Universidade Paulista of São Paulo, Brazil.

“Michael has great experience for this position. We are excited to add him to our team and to be able to provide his breadth of knowledge to our product group for our distributors,” said Kelly Fiechter, product manager for lattice and telescopic crawler cranes.



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