INTERCOURSE, Pa. — Hoober Inc., an agricultural equipment dealer with 9 locations in Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland and Virginia recently announced that Ken Diller has been named JCB product specialist following 11 years as precision ag manager for the dealership.
As part of this transition, Marc Yoder assumes the role as overall precision ag manager with responsibility of administering Hoober’s RTK network. Dave Wharry will continue in his role as precision ag regional manager and will also focus on technical support and new product testing and troubleshooting within the dealership’s precision ag department. Hoober Inc. was named the 2016 Precision Farming Dealer Most Valuable Dealership by Farm Equipment's sister publication, Precision Farming Dealer magazine.
In his new role, Diller will be involved with product demonstrations, field days and equipment shows, as well as assisting in inventory levels, maintenance programs and areas related to JCB products such as sales, service and parts.
“We’re excited Ken agreed to help lead our JCB efforts because Ken brings such a wealth of knowledge and experience with him,” said Chuck Hoober, a partner in the family-owned dealership. “There’s been tremendous growth with JCB among our customers in the last couple of years and having Ken lead that product line will enable us to continue to improve our level of service. He did an outstanding job leading our precision ag department and the respect he has earned is something that will carry over to his position as JCB product specialist.”
The JCB product lineup is available at all 9 Hoober locations and includes telescopic handlers, Fastrac tractors, skid steers, wheel loaders, as well as implements and attachments.
Labor-Force Reality: Dealers MUST Develop Their Own Home-grown Talent