Veteran rental industry salesman Art Franklin has joined Phoenix-based Road Machinery as sales manager in Albuquerque, N.M. Franklin is responsible for management of construction equipment sales and rental operations in New Mexico and West Texas.
Franklin has 15 years of experience in the heavy equipment industry. Most recently, he held sales and management positions with Dallas-based Komatsu distributor Continental Equipment Co. He is a New Mexico native.
Road Machinery is No. 100 on the new RER 100, with 2006 rental volume of $9.4 million.