Santana Equipment Trading Co., a distributor of used material handling equipment, recently named Alex Stuckey corporate marketing manager at its Phoenix location to assist its growing western operations. Stuckey will scout local talent for college internships and district sales manager positions.

Santana Equipment expanded to Phoenix last year and has doubled its warehouse operation since opening. Since branching out from its Chicago headquarters, the company has strengthened relationships with existing Southwestern and West Coast vendors and clients, increased export sales to Mexico, and reached out to thousands of new businesses.

The company would like to open a third location by 2015. 

Santana primarily buys, sells, and trades used forklifts and related equipment. For more information, visit