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Hewitt opens in Ottawa

New branch part of expansion plan


The Hewitt team. L-R: Stéphane Guérin, President and Chief Operating Officer, Hewitt Equipment Limited; Gary Kingsbury, Field Technician; Dave Garneau, Field Technician; Cory Radford, Sales Representative; Nancy Hartley, Service Manager; Benoît Caron, Field Technician; Amanda Coulson, Manager, Sales Administration, Rental and Used Equipment; Suzanne Bergeron, Senior Administrative Assistant; Jarrett Wright, Parts Counter Salesperson; Jim Hewitt, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Hewitt Equipment Limited; William Botshka, General Manager, Hewitt Material Handling; Jamie Caswell, Shop Supervisor; Jerett Rooney, Parts and Service Sales Representative; David Ingram, Parts Supervisor; Frank Jurca, Sales Manager, Machines, Parts and Service; and Robert Lebel, Vice President and General Manager, Material Handling.

October 27, 2014
by MM&D Online Staff

OTTAWA, Ontario–Hewitt Material Handling Inc has opened a new branch in Ottawa.

Hewitt now serves the entire territory of the urban community of Ottawa for lift trucks from Caterpillar, Mitsubishi,
Jungheinrich, Kalmar, Manitou et Cushman.

The 14,292 square-foot Ottawa branch complements the company’s existing four branches in Hamilton, Kitchener,
London, and Concord, Ontario and will play an essential role in further reinforcing Hewitt Material Handling’s strategic position
in Ontario.

“We have listened to our customers in the Ottawa area and have responded to their needs by moving closer to
them with this new branch fully dedicated to material handling. The opening of the Ottawa branch is part of our
strategy to expand our network of branches in Ontario”, said William Botshka, general manager, Hewitt
Material Handling.