Bramco-MPS Announces a new General Manager, Mark Strader

LOUISVILLE, KY, January 1, 2019– Bramco-Material Processing Solutions (MPS), a member of the Bramco family of companies, announces the promotion of Mark Strader to General Manager. Mark succeeds Gary Hirsch following his retirement on December 31, 2018. Bramco-MPS provides crushing, screening, material handling and processing equipment as well as replacement parts and service. The company represents such brands as Kleemann, Terex MPS, Lippmann and TCI Manufacturing.

“Mark brings over 20 years of experience in the material processing, crushing and screening industry, through his time at Phoenix Process Equipment and with Bramco-MPS. He has been responsible for all sales and sales management of Bramco-MPS since he joined our company and has been successful during his tenure. I look forward to continuing to work with him in his new role to continue to grow this piece of our business”, says Michael Brennan, President and COO of Bramco.

Mark is ready to lead the charge, “I am excited to continue to grow Bramco-MPS throughout Kentucky, Indiana and Tennessee and look forward to working with so many great individuals. This new opportunity allows me continue to work closely with sales while also managing the parts and service side of the business.”

Mr. Strader has been the Sales Manager for Bramco-MPS since 2016. Prior to this, Mark worked with Phoenix Process Equipment Co for 16 years. He currently is on the Associate Committee for Kentucky Crushed Stone Association and is a member of the Professional Development Committee for Indiana Mineral Aggregates Association. Mark, a Somerset, Kentucky native has a degree from Campbellsville University and currently resides in Louisville, Kentucky with his wife Jessica and children, Kelsey, John Mark and Noah.

Bramco Inc. is one of the largest construction, mining and industrial equipment sales, rental and service networks in the country. Bramco is headquartered in Louisville, KY and is the parent company of Brandeis Machinery and Supply in Kentucky and Indiana, and Power Equipment in Tennessee, Northern Mississippi and Eastern Arkansas. Bramco’s management understands that the success of our business is built upon maintaining our capabilities and developing a trusting relationship with our customers.



Kara Hamilton

Marketing Manager