Matt Borchardt is promoted from inside sales representative to regional sales manager at Manitowoc Cranes.

He is responsible for the mid-western United States. Manitowoc has also appointed Paul Burali-Forti as its director of sales for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Before joining Manitowoc, Burali-Forti was export sales manager for Link-Belt Spa of Italy since 1992. He will establish an office in Milan, Italy, and reports to Manitowoc’s director of international sales, John Wessel. Meanwhile, recent departures from Manitowoc include international sales VP Keith Stukenberg, who has joined Shuttlelift.