Rick Nichols has over 20 years in executive leadership roles. His career began at AlliedSignal, followed by 10 years with the Terex Corporation. As President of Terex Cranes and Materials Processing and Mining, he had responsibility for over $2.3 billion in annual sales.
Rick is an accomplished leader, with a record of building, growing, and turning around businesses across an array of commercial and industrial segments. He quickly identifies and delivers value creation through customer and brand recognition, new market development, and operational and supply chain optimization. He has a down to earth demeanor, and a gift for understanding and motivating people. Rick is as comfortable in a board room as he is on the shop floor. He graduated in Engineering from Arizona State University and has a Masters in International Management from Thunderbird.