Komatsu America Corp. appointed John D. Angster as vice president, human resources.

Komatsu America Corp. announces that it has appointed John D. Angster as vice president, Human Resources.

Angster will help develop human resource strategies and initiatives that meet business objectives, as well as champion employee empowerment and quality initiatives in all human resource policies and programs. Prior to Komatsu America Corp., he was vice president, Human Resources at Midas International, one of the world's largest providers of automotive services. He holds a bachelor of business administration and industrial relations from Western Illinois University.

Source: Komatsu, June 30, 2005