Distributor and rental company Southeastern Equipment Co. has hired Scott Poole as operations manager at the Evansville, Ind., location and Roy Manning as parts manager at the Perrysburg, Ohio, branch.

Poole will manage the parts, sales, and service departments for the Evansville branch, which includes southern Indiana and Kentucky in its territory. “He brings many years of experience and a remarkable work ethic to our group,” said Charlie Patterson, president of Southeastern Equipment.

Poole worked as a parts manager for a Deere dealership for 16 years, gaining extensive experience with aftermarket sales and parts inventory and sales and has 22 years of experience with heavy equipment parts.

Manning is responsible for parts inventory and sales at the Perrysburg branch. He has more than 27 years of experience in the automotive industry.

Cambridge, Ohio-based Southeastern Equipment is No. 68 on the RER 100.