JLG Industries has promoted Brian Boeckman as North American product parent for the company's telehandler business. Boeckman will be responsible for the management of the JLG, SkyTrak, Lull and Gradall telehandlers, and he will lead the effort to define the product content of new and existing telehandler products as well as develop pricing, promotion, and distribution strategies. Previously Boeckman was senior product manager at JLG. Before joining JLG in 1995 as a design engineer he was a member of the product development team at Crown technology from the University Equipment Corp. He holds a of Toledo and a MBA from degree in electronics engineering Frostburg State University.