Jerr-Dan Corp., an Oshkosh Corp. company and a leading manufacturer of towing and recovery equipment, named Richard Del Campo the new vice president and general manager for Jerr-Dan Corp.
Del Campo brings extensive domestic and international business experience to the organization and will lead Jerr-Dan operations to deliver quality products and exceptional aftermarket service, while at the same time drive development of the next generation of towing and recovery vehicles.
Del Campo previously headed up regional market development and sales for JLG and its alliance with Caterpillar. Both JLG and Jerr-Dan make up the Access Equipment segment of Oshkosh Corp.
Prior to joining JLG, Del Campo worked at Caterpillar in several key roles. In addition, Del Campo served as South Florida heavy equipment general manager for United Rentals.
“Richard brings a new business perspective that will allow Jerr-Dan to maximize its operational efficiencies, build talent resources, focus on domestic and international growth and keep customers at the forefront of everything we do,” said Frank Nerenhausen, Oshkosh Corp. executive vice president and president of both JLG and Jerr-Dan. “Richard brings hands-on-experience in building businesses and knows what it means to roll up your sleeves to get the job done. This announcement is further proof of our commitment to the towing and recovery market and, through Richard’s leadership, Jerr-Dan will reach a new level of product quality and innovation, service and customer satisfaction.”
Jerr-Dan is a top brand in the towing and recovery equipment market. Jerr-Dan sells a complete line to towing services and salvage companies including light-, medium- and heavy-duty wreckers, and aluminum, steel and industrial carriers.