Meet The Team

Our Goal is to Exceed Your Expectations

John Cotham


John started in the forklift industry more than forty years ago and has experience as a salesman, field sales manager, branch manager, VP of marketing and was the GM of the (at one time) largest lift truck dealership in the world! John's vast, multi-faceted experience within the industry makes him the perfect CEO.

Mike Moore

CFO / Rental Manager

Mike Moore is our CFO and also oversees our rental fleet. Mike is the primary reason we have the reputation of being the most responsive rental dealership in the Carolinas. If you need to rent a forklift, Mike will make sure you get what you need.

Stewart Potts


Stewart Potts grew up in the forklift industry and started as a technician. As a result, there isn't anything Stewart doesn't know when it comes to forklifts. As a matter of fact, many consider Stewart the Wikipedia of Forklifts.

Brian Rhoads

VP of Sales

Brian Rhoads was born into the forklift industry. The former Chicago native has worked as a capital equipment salesman, branch manager and remarketing manager before becoming vice president of sales for CIT.

Anna Calhoun

VP of Administration

Anna Calhoun possesses over 10 years of human resources and office administration experience. Anna’s expertise includes talent management, organizational development, and leadership and management coaching.

Buddy Shields

Service Manager

Chris Yousko

Parts Manager