FRD USA Announces New North Central Regional Sales Manager, Breaker Attachment Division

Breaker/Attachment Division

KENT, OH – June 22, 2023 – FRD USA announces the appointment of James “Skip” Barnes as Regional Sales Manager for North Central Region, Breaker / Attachment Division.

In this role, Barnes will be responsible for strengthening relationships and volume with the company’s dealer network and increasing breaker attachment sales. His territory includes Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Wisconsin, and Central Canada. Barnes takes over for Tim Carroll who, after 13 years in the position, has transitioned within FRD USA to serve as the Regional Sales Manager for the company’s Western Region.

Barnes joins FRD USA from the dealership level, bringing several years of experience with attachments and various carriers.

Skip Barnes

Skip Barnes
Regional Sales Manager
Mobile: 417-224-8555

To learn more about FRD USA hydraulic breakers and how their mono-block body design can improve productivity and decrease costs, call FRD USA at 800.527.2282

Furukawa Rock Drill USA is a leading manufacturer of blast hole drills, hydraulic breakers and various other attachments for skid steer, mini excavators, backhoes and excavators. FRD USA Attachment Division (formerly marketed as Kent Demolition Tool) is a leading brand throughout North and Central America, and FRD USA Rock Drill Division offers a complete line of advanced drills and accessories for construction and quarry sites.