Serco Loaders Announces Retirement of Dale Williamson and Appointment of Mark Shukla as Successor

Two Harbors, Minnesota, 7/19/2023 – Serco Loaders, a leading fabricating & machining company, is announcing the retirement of Dale Williamson, Director of Sales, after 18+ years of dedicated service. Dale has played a vital role in the company's success and will be greatly missed. In conjunction with this retirement, Serco Loaders is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Shukla as Director of Sales to continue driving the company's growth and success.


During Dale Williamson's tenure, he has made significant contributions to Serco Loaders’ achievements and has been instrumental in growing the Serco brand throughout our dealership network as well as brilliantly representing Serco in Minnesota. His expertise, leadership, and commitment to excellence has been invaluable to the company and has garnered deep respect within the industry.


Dale's retirement marks the end of an era at Serco Loaders, but his impact and legacy will continue to resonate. The company expresses sincere gratitude for Dale's unwavering dedication, professionalism, and outstanding service throughout his tenure.


Stepping into Dale's role is Mark Shukla, an accomplished professional with an extensive background in material handling in truck mount loaders, stationary mount loaders, and large material handlers. Mark brings knowledge of a wide range of applications including storm cleanup, waste, scrap, logging, and rail to the position, making him an ideal successor to continue Serco's upward trajectory.


With Mark Shukla's proven track record of success and expertise in our industry, Serco is confident in his ability to lead the team and drive the company's continued growth and innovation. His strategic vision and leadership will be instrumental in advancing Serco Loaders’ position as a market leader.


Charles-Étienne Simard, division manager at Serco says, "Dale's retirement is a bittersweet moment for Serco. We are immensely grateful for his countless contributions and the legacy he leaves behind. At the same time, we are excited to welcome Mark as his successor. With his exceptional skills and experience, we are confident that Mark will lead us to even greater heights. We wish Dale a fulfilling retirement and look forward to the continued success of Serco under Mark's leadership."


Serco Loaders extends warm wishes to Dale Williamson on his well-deserved retirement and congratulates Mark Shukla on his appointment. The company remains committed to delivering exceptional loaders and grapples as well as maintaining its position as a leader in the material handling industry.


Media Contact:

Charles-Étienne Simard, ing. / P.Eng.

Division Manager

Serco Loaders


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