Bonita Springs, Florida – Shaw Development LLC, an industry leader in customer fluid management solutions for Heavy Duty Vehicles, today announced the addition of Jim Walker to Shaw’s Board of Directors. Walker has enjoyed a distinguished 40-year career as a senior executive for leading companies in the Agriculture and Construction industries such as John Deere Company, Claas North America, AGCO Corp, and most recently Case IH.
“We are thrilled to have Jim join us on our board. He is a proven industry leader whose guidance will help drive Shaw to continue to deliver excellence in solutions that exceed the evolving needs of our customers,” explained Keith Luomala, CEO of Shaw Development.
Beyond his leadership at major manufacturers, Jim has also served as Vice Chair and Treasurer of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) – an association of Agriculture and Construction industry leaders throughout North America representing 1000+ manufacturers, suppliers, and dealers. Jim also served as President and Board Member of the Agriculture Board within AEM.
“Based on my past experiences in leading innovation-driven Ag manufacturers, I was thrilled to be asked to join the Board of Shaw Development whose founding premise and fundamental business driver is to be a technology leader in the products they produce,” said Walker. “I am quite familiar and excited to be associated with their market leading DEF solutions for Off Road diesel engine manufacturers and OEMs.”
In his role at Shaw, Mr. Walker will provide coaching to the commercial organization while also guiding overall business strategy and execution.
About Shaw Development
Shaw Development LLC is a global fluids management specialist providing innovative component and system level solutions to OEM’s within the commercial and military heavy-duty ground vehicle markets.
Shaw specializes in custom engineering, prototyping, short-run production verification and manufacturing of its customer’s fuel system, hydraulic fluid line component, plastics injection molding and Diesel Emissions Fluid (DEF) challenges. Shaw’s proven staff, dedicated to operational excellence, is poised to become your technology partner.