Lexington, KY – Gene Martin has been promoted to Vice President, Engineering for Link-Belt Cranes effective January 1, 2022. Melvin Porter, Link-Belt Cranes President and CEO made the announcement at the company’s headquarters in Lexington, Kentucky, USA.

Martin began his career at Link-Belt in 1998 as an Associate Design Engineer. In 2014, he became Engineering Manager, guiding new designs for rough terrain and telescopic crawler cranes. Martin holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Ohio State University.

“Gene has progressed through various engineering roles gaining technical skills and demonstrating effective and efficient leadership of new product development projects and teams,” said Melvin Porter.