Sakai America has appointed Mr. Toshiyuki Ono to the newly created position of vice president of sales & marketing, relocating from the Sakai Heavy Industries corporate office in Tokyo, Japan. Ono spent his first 5 years in sales, developing the domestic market in Japan. He spent the last 20 years growing international markets in Southeast Asia, China and Oceania.
“Ono brings a long history of Sakai machinery sales to us in the Adairsville, GA office.”, states Yasunori Azumi, President of Sakai America. “He has successfully grown market share in his previous assignments, and we are happy to have him with us as we continue our growth here in the US.”
“I look forward to working with our established sales and marketing team, and meeting the people within our dealer network and the US construction industry.” Says Ono, who will began working in the Sakai America headquarters in Adairsville, GA in early July.