Elias Chakour and Keith Crider
Manitowoc Cranes has appointed Elias Chakour and Keith Crider as regional business managers overseeing sales of Manitowoc crawler cranes and Grove mobile cranes. Chakour’s territory is the Southeast region of the United States; Crider’s is the Northeast region of the U.S. and Canada. In their new roles, both men will work closely with Manitowoc dealers in their regions.
Chakour and Crider bring a wealth of experience to their new positions.
Chakour has more than 20 years of experience in the construction equipment industry, most recently serving as regional sales manager for LBX, covering the Northeast region.
Crider brings 30 years of Manitowoc experience to his new position. Prior to this most recent appointment, he was director of service operations at Manitowoc Crane Care, where his role included the development of Latin America’s Crane Care organization.
Manitowoc, based in Manitowoc, Wis., provides lifting equipment to the global construction industry, including lattice-boom cranes, tower cranes, mobile telescopic cranes and boom trucks.