Welcome Scott Christopher to the CP team

Recently, we named Scott Christopher to the position of regional sales manager. His official start date was in early October. Scott will manage sales in the southeast region of the U.S. covering the states of North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia and Florida. In his new role, Scott will be responsible for working with… Read more »

Congratulations Eric Massinon on 30 years at CP

Pictured: Left, Jonathan Cook, vice president at CP. Right, Eric Massinon, business development manager at CP. A big congrats is in store for Eric Massinon who recently marked 30 years with CP. We celebrated at our annual sales meeting in Pompano Beach, Florida. Much has changed here at CP in the last three decades, but… Read more »

Trade Shows

Trade show season is right around the corner! Make sure to have CP on your list. We will be exhibiting at both World of Concrete and The ARA Rental Show. World of Concrete: January 23-26, Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas CP will be exhibiting in Booth No. O31159 outside. Come see us and… Read more »

New Product

In September of this year, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) set forth new regulations to protect construction workers from exposure to Crystalline Silica. The rule affects tools, which include handheld breakers, rivet busters and chipping hammers. At CP, we came up with a solution. We recently created an OSHA-compliant dust suppression spray kit. The… Read more »

Thank you for 24 years of service!

John Vogel, our executive vice president, is calling it a career, and what a career it has been. He has been with our organization for an impressive 24 years. Originally, John was president of Kango before Atlas Copco Construction Tools acquired the company in the early 1990s. He came along as part of the package… Read more »

An Economy on the Move

  CONEXPO/CON-AGG is upon us. Much has changed since the last one only three years ago compared to now, especially the economy. Three years ago, the construction industry was trying to find some stability, grow and continue to make headway. Today, we find ourselves in slow, but steady growth, and a relatively stable landscape. Note:… Read more »

Taking a Proactive Approach to Business

MikeRentals, Inc. CP hydraulic breakers are tough. In addition to that, they offer reliable performance and heavy hitting in a wide range of applications. For MikeRentals, Inc., those factors led the company to buy additional CP equipment. MikeRentals, Inc., of Sikeston, Missouri, is a general tool and equipment rental company. The company opened for business… Read more »

A Tool Shed: Generating Awareness for a Good Cause

Since starting out in 1945 as a mom-and-pop shop in Sunnyvale, California, A Tool Shed Equipment Rentals has built up its brand over the decades. While the family-owned store is now on its third generation and much larger than they were when the company originated, one thing has stayed consistent throughout: the drive to help… Read more »

Hawkins-Graves Celebrates 50 Years in Business

We would like to congratulate Hawkins-Graves, Inc. of Lynchburg, Virginia on 50 years of business. They recently celebrated this important milestone with a customer appreciation day, which was very successful. Hawkins-Graves is a hydraulic breaker dealer. Our own Dmitri Cremo, regional sales manager at Chicago Pneumatic, was on-hand for the event and is pictured with… Read more »

CP Welcomes Jonathan Cook, Holly Boutot and Justin McKenzey!

We would like to welcome Jonathan Cook, Holly Boutot and Justin McKenzey to our CP team! Jonathan is our new Vice President, Holly is our new Marketing Communications Manager and Justin is our new Area Sales Manager for the Southeast.   Jonathan’s new responsibilities include assisting in developing and implementing sales and marketing activities to… Read more »