Lexington, KY  – Effective January 1, 2018, Mike Ogle has been named Manager of North American Sales. Link-Belt Cranes Senior Vice President of Marketing, Sales and Customer Support Bill Stramer made the announcement at Link-Belt’s headquarters in Lexington, Kentucky, USA.

Ogle has worked in the crane business for nearly 30 years and is well respected among crane industry professionals. He joined Link-Belt Cranes as a District Manager in 2011. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Business from Lafayette College.

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

Ogle resides in Fayetteville, Georgia, with his wife and two sons. He enjoys the outdoors and following college athletics.