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Yale’s Pat DeSutter Named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive 2015 Pros to Know

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GREENVILLE, N.C. (March 5, 2015) – Yale Materials Handling Corporation is proud to announce its Vice President of Fleet, Service and Aftermarket, Pat DeSutter, has been named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive's 2015 list of Pros to Know. Presented annually, the Supply & Demand Chain Executive Pros to Know recognizes an elite group of professionals who exemplify the talent, knowledge, skills and efforts necessary for supply chain excellence.

DeSutter has more than 25 years of experience working to improve supply chain performance in the wholesale distribution sector. He joined the company in 1992 as a Parts Pricing Manager and has continually prospered within the organization holding several positions within the parts division, working his way up to Director of Parts Distribution Operations. In his most recent role as Director of Fleet Management, DeSutter and his team implemented management programs for materials handling customers, working to efficiently and effectively meet the needs of their fleets and operational goals.

"I'm honored to be named to this prestigious list of supply chain professionals," said DeSutter. “This award is a reflection of our team’s continuous dedication to deliver the highest levels of service, lift trucks and warehouse solutions on the market. We take pride in supplying the right parts, products and services in the right place at the right time, in a cost-effective way and without sacrificing quality.”

The Pros to Know awards recognize supply chain executives who are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies’ supply chains for the significant challenges of today’s business climate. Supply & Demand Chain Executive received more than 300 entries for the 2015 Pros to Know Award.

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About Yale Materials Handling Corporation

Yale Materials Handling Corporation markets a full line of materials handling lift truck products and services, including electric, gas, LP-gas and diesel powered lift trucks; narrow aisle, very narrow aisle and motorized hand trucks. Yale has a comprehensive service offering including Yale Vision wireless asset management, fleet management, Yale service, parts, financing and training. Yale® trucks are manufactured in an ISO 9001:2008 registered facility and range in capacity from 2,000 to 36,000 lbs. For more information, or to find the Yale® lift truck dealer nearest you, call 1-800-233-YALE or visit

Yale Materials Handling Corporation is part of NACCO Materials Handling Group (NMHG), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc. (NYSE:HY). Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc. and its subsidiaries, headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, employ approximately 5,400 people world-wide.

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