Perry, Okla.-based The Charles Machine Works, manufacturer of Ditch Witch underground construction equipment, recently announced the winners of two of its top annual individual dealer awards. Kelly Clark, vice president of parts and service for Ditch Witch of Central California, is the winner of the Ditch Witch Superior Service and Support Excellence Award for 2011. This award is given annually to recognize the Ditch Witch service manager who promotes the highest level of product support to customers and co-workers.
“Kelly is not the kind of guy to stand up and speak, but he is the guy you call for help on anything,” said Mike Anderson, president of Ditch Witch of Central California.
Jimmy Creecy, long-time parts manager of Witch Equipment Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is the recipient of the Ditch Witch Harold Chestnut Award for 2011. The award is presented annually to the parts marketing manager within the worldwide Ditch Witch organization who best exemplifies the enthusiasm, dedication, and creativity that Harold Chestnut brought to his profession for more than 30 years. Chestnut served as manager of both parts and equipment coordination during his tenure at The Charles Machine Works.