Milwaukee, Wisc.-based Hargrove & Associates, Inc. announces the addition of Todd Snell as the company’s new vice president and chief operating officer, effective Jan. 1.
A familiar face within the Association of Equipment Manufacturers community, Snell previously served as a lead representative of Deere & Company in the AEM Statistics Program for more than seven years before his retirement from the company in early 2020. He brings a wealth of experience in market data exchange programs to HAI, having been both a participant and member governance lead.
“Todd’s proven skills, along with his familiarity with HAI’s business and culture, make him the perfect fit for this important role on our leadership team,” says HAI President and CEO/CTO Brian Seebacher. “His leadership ability and keen insights will be tremendous assets for HAI as we look to strengthen and grow our business in the years ahead.”
In his new role at HAI, Snell will serve as the strategic lead on company sales, marketing, competitive research and pricing initiatives, emphasizing business growth and development. He will also oversee HAI’s Association Managed Services and Consulting practices’ daily operations, including serving as the lead business analyst and account manager for the company’s AEM Statistics Program engagement.
“As a customer of HAI, Todd proved himself to be a smart and capable collaborator, and we are thrilled to welcome him aboard as the newest member of the HAI team,” says Seebacher.
The Association of Equipment Manufacturers is the North America-based international trade group representing off-road equipment manufacturers and suppliers with more than 1,000 companies and more than 200 product lines in the agriculture and construction-related industry sectors worldwide. The equipment manufacturing industry in the U.S. supports 2.8 million jobs and contributes roughly $288 billion to the economy every year. For more info, visit www.aem.org