CINCINNATI – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Maxim Crane Works, LP is proud to announce that George “Jigger” Tanner has joined the Maxim team to lead the expansion of a fully operated and maintained fleet of crane-related services. He will be based out of Maxim’s newest office in Richmond, VA. Jigger has more than 35 years of industry experience and is one of the best known and most respected crane and rigging experts in the region. He joins Maxim as Vice President of the Virginia Division and will build the team with local crane and lifting experts to meet tower, crawler, RT and daily crane rental needs across the region.
Jigger will work directly with Monty Glover, VP of the Mid-Atlantic Region at Maxim, to fully integrate and serve the entire Mid-Atlantic Coastal Region. “We are excited to have such an experienced and professional leader join the Maxim team,” said Glover. “Jigger’s ability to lead our successful growth strategy with a customer-centric approach will ensure we recruit and retain the best talent available in the industry.” Richmond added that Richmond, along with existing offices in Baltimore, Charlotte and Charleston, will provide our Mid Atlantic customers with the most comprehensive network of people and facilities in the industry, “said Frank Bardonaro, COO of Maxim.
Bryan Carlisle, CEO of Maxim added, “We are extremely excited to add the fleet, footprint and most importantly, the PEOPLE needed to support our strategic growth initiatives. Jigger and Monty will be our expansion into the operated and serviced service sector We are also making sure that Maxim is able to assist our customers with all the necessary lifting related services. We already have nearly 50 cranes in the entire market and are now looking to fully operated and serviced too Services Focus. Our Richmond and Virginia market is an area of market we’ve been serving from outside the area for many years, and the addition of Jigger and a full service branch will ensure the local market for ANY type of crane rental “One-Stop-Shop” offers. ”
“This is a great opportunity to provide industry-leading equipment, safety and service to our customers,” said Tanner. “We look forward to joining the existing Maxim team and adding more fully operated and maintained services to the region,” he added. “I have known the Maxim team for many years. I am confident that we can use our operating experience and the entire Maxim fleet and team to support the region and all of our new team members,” said Jigger.