Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas held their Annual Dealer Meeting on February 5, 2019 in conjunction with the 2019 AED Summit in Orlando, Florida February 4 -7. The AED Summit is the premier industry event where construction equipment distributors, manufacturers and service providers are able to connect with peers from over 500 companies under one roof.
Brian P. McGuire, president and CEO of Associated Equipment Distributors (AED), issued the following statement after the swearing-in of the 116th Congress and commencement of the new congressional session:
On November 23, AED's President & CEO Brian P. McGuire spoke live on the air with BNN Bloomberg, one of Canada's top news networks reporting on business, finance and the markets.
Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas hosted its annual North American dealer meeting last week in conjunction with the 2018 Associated Equipment Distributors Summit in Las Vegas. Dealer personnel representing more than 100 of Hyundai's 170-plus locations across North America gathered for the event, which was designed to celebrate the brand's rapid growth in the region.
The U.S. heavy equipment distribution industry loses at least $2.4 billion each year as a result of dealers’ inability to find and retain technically skilled workers. The figure, based on an estimated nine percent of earnings foregone by American dealerships represented by Associated Equipment Distributors (AED), was included in a report released on Jan. 20 by The AED Foundation (AEDF).
New AED Analysis: FAST Act will generate $13+ billion in equipment market activity, support 4,000 dealership jobs
A new analysis by Associated Equipment Distributors shows the significant economic impact the recently enacted Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act or “FAST Act” will have on construction equipment distributors and manufacturers.
Brian P. McGuire, president and CEO of Associated Equipment Distributors, issued the following statement after the Senate’s passage of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act (H.R. 22).
Brian P. McGuire, president and CEO of Associated Equipment Distributors, issued the following statement regarding the delayed arrival of the Stanley Cup to the June 15 celebration of the Chicago Blackhawks' National Hockey League championship.
Leaders of the Canadian equipment industry convened on Oct. 30 for Associated Equipment Distributors’ (AED) inaugural Ottawa Briefing.The meeting featured remarks by Chris Alexander, Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister, panels on infrastructure, energy, tax, and workforce policy, a discussion about provincial road construction programs, and a preview of the 2015 Canadian federal elections.
Brian McGuire, president & CEO of Associated Equipment Distributors (AED), issued the following statement highlighting the sixth anniversary of TransCanada’s first application (Sept. 19, 2008) to the U.S. State Department for approval to build the Keystone XL pipeline.