Meet National Sales Manager, Alan Yax

Breaker / Attachment Division

As National Sales Manager for the FRD Breaker/Attachment Division, Alan Yax leads a sales, customer service and product support team that covers all of North America, supporting customers and the FRD-dealer network. Alan has extensive sales and management experience with both equipment manufacturers and equipment rental companies.

Most recently, he was the Sales Manager for a construction supplies company. Previously, he was an Outside Sales Representative for a construction equipment rental company. He was also the Service and Facility Manager for a global industrial tool manufacturer, responsible for distribution of hydraulic attachments for construction use in North America, where he received the “Service Person of the Year” award.

In his role with FRD, Alan works to provide customers with the best possible experience. He accomplishes this by working closely with FRD headquarters in Kent, Ohio, his sales team in the field, and dealers and rental company partners. About customer experience, he says, “I am all about team. We all need to work in the same direction to accomplish our goals. Goal number one is to not only be a vendor, but a partner with all of our customers.”

Outside of work, he enjoys spending time going to the park, sporting events and other outdoor activities with his wife Laura and daughter Paisley. Alan also is active in his local community, serving on the Garfield Heights Parks and Recreation committee and the Garfield Heights Charter committee.

He received a bachelor’s degree from Bowling Green State University.

Please contact Alan for more information.

Alan Yax  /
National Sales Manager
440-668-1139 or

Furukawa Rock Drill
Breaker-Attachment Division
Formerly Kent Demolition Tool