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E-Crane International USA Announces Appointment of New CEO

Steven M. Osborne named Chief Executive Officer

Lieven Bauwens (Chairman, ECI-USA), Steven M. Osborne (CEO, ECI-USA), Mark W. Osborne (President, ECI-USA), Stephen G. Suter (Service Manager, ECI-USA)
Lieven Bauwens (Chairman, ECI-USA), Steven M. Osborne (CEO, ECI-USA), Mark W. Osborne (President, ECI-USA), Stephen G. Suter (Service Manager, ECI-USA)

E-Crane International USA (ECI-USA), has announced that the Board of Directors has unanimously elected Steven M. Osborne as Chief Executive Officer effective June 24th, 2015. Steven Osborne succeeds his father and ECI-USA’s current President and CEO Mark W. Osborne who has been successfully leading the company since it was founded in 1999. Mark Osborne will continue to serve the company as a member of the management team responsible for sales & marketing.

The Board of Directors is delighted that Steven will lead ECI-USA in these exciting times towards an even more bright future.” said Lieven Bauwens, Chairman of the Board of Directors. “Steven has a thorough understanding of the needs of our customers and a clear vision on how to grow our business in the Americas. I know he will accomplish his goals in close cooperation with both the management team and all ECI-USA employees. I have no doubt that he is the right person to take the helm at ECI-USA. ”

I have always believed in him so it was no surprise that the Board of Directors confirmed his talents. I am so happy for him and for ECI-USA. I look forward to working with him in this new capacity on the years to come on behalf of the company I love. Being Steven’s father it makes me proud to see that third generation of engineers in our family is doing so well." said Mark Osborne former President and CEO.

I am honored that the Board of Directors chose me to follow in the footsteps of my father who has led ECI-USA for the past 16 years.” said Steven Osborne. “I am also thrilled that I will have the ability to rely on my father’s counsel over the coming years as he is an exceptional executive, leader, role model and friend.

Steven holds a mechanical engineering degree from The Ohio State University and is a Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Ohio.

Company info

1332 Freese Works Place
Galion, OH
US, 44833

Website:
e-crane.com

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