Tom Owen has joined Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas, Inc., as National Sales Manager. Experienced in strategic sales and distribution management, and a veteran in the heavy equipment industry, Owen will oversee both the inside and outside sales teams for Hyundai’s construction equipment products. He will be based at the company’s North American headquarters in Norcross, Ga.

Owen has an agricultural engineering degree from Iowa State University and has held several key sales, marketing and dealer development positions for leading global OEMs. He is looking forward to working with distribution to provide improved communication and sales support to, ultimately, grow Hyundai’s North American market penetration and distribution network.

“Tom brings valuable experience and a renewed focus on sales and market share to our distribution network. We are happy to have him as part of the Hyundai team,” said M.S. Kang, President, Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas, Inc.