Williams Holst named COO of Buckner

By Hannah Sundermeyer01 August 2022

Meredith Williams Holst has been appointed chief operating officer of Graham, NC-based Buckner HeavyLift Cranes.

Meredith Williams Holst

Formerly executive vice president, Holst is the founder’s great granddaughter and joined Buckner in 2014 as inside sales and marketing manager.

“Meredith has exhibited the leadership, skills and drive that make her worthy of this position. The company will benefit from her efforts as it has in her previous positions,” said Doug Williams, CEO. “I continue to be confident in Meredith’s ability and leadership as she molds Buckner into a company of the future. She has a unique ability to do this in a manner that honors the past.

“Meredith breaks the mold (as a woman) by moving up in Buckner through the technical and service side of the company,” added Williams. “Her results speak for themselves … she got here through her determined efforts but also with the support and guidance of a loyal team of coworkers.”

MAGAZINE
NEWSLETTER
Delivered directly to your inbox, World Crane Week Newsletter features the pick of the breaking news stories, product launches, show reports and more from KHL's world-class editorial team.
Latest News
Bigfoot Construction team joins outrigger committees
Jeff Steiner has joined the SC&RA outrigger pad resource task force, and he and his nephew, Eric Steiner, are members of the P30 standards outrigger pad subcommittee. 
Talbert celebrates anniversary of detachable gooseneck
First introduced in 1962, the hydraulic detachable gooseneck technology revolutionized safety in the trailer industry.
Sarens performs critical installation at nuclear site
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) initiated a major nuclear refueling and maintenance outage so that four replacement steam generators could be installed at the Watts Bar nuclear plant.
CONNECT WITH THE TEAM
D.Ann Shiffler Editor, American Cranes & Transport Tel: +1 512 869 8838 E-mail: d.ann.shiffler@khl.com
Matt Burk VP Sales Tel: +1 312 496 3314 E-mail: matt.burk@khl.com
CONNECT WITH SOCIAL MEDIA