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Road Machinery & Supplies Co. Promotes Schmidtlein to Vice President of Aggregate

Ben Schmidtlein
Ben Schmidtlein
MINNEAPOLIS, MN — Ben Schmidtlein has been named Vice President of Aggregate for Road Machinery & Supplies Co. Schmidtlein joined the company in early 2020 and has been instrumental in guiding nearly four years of steady, substantial growth in aggregate sales and support for Road Machinery & Supplies Co.

Under Schmidtlein's direction, RMS has built a dedicated Aggregate Division with a focused sales and support team. In 2022, RMS purchased Pit & Quarry Supplies Co., which provides aftermarket parts options for customers and added a dedicated warehouse in Savage, Minnesota, for aggregate products. In Schmidtlein's expanded role, he will assume additional responsibility for this group.

“Ben’s leadership of the Aggregate Division has been a key factor in our growth," President Russell Sheaffer said. "He has built a team of capable sales and support personnel, and accelerated machine sales through more strategic planning and forecasting of market requirements. I’m excited to align our aggregate efforts more closely by combining our Pit & Quarry Supplies group under Ben and am confident that under his leadership we can continue to expand our aggregate business."

Road Machinery & Supplies Co. is a distributor of construction and mining equipment with sales and support operations throughout the Upper Midwest. Based in Savage, Minnesota, RMS operates nine locations across Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

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