The AEM Hall of Fame is seeking off-road equipment industry frontrunners whose innovations, ideas and leadership have contributed significantly to the growth and strength of the industry.

Nominations are due June 5, 2015 and are evaluated by an independent panel of industry experts from the construction and agriculture sectors. Submit completed nomination forms and supporting materials to

Who should be nominated?
Anyone, living or deceased, who has made noteworthy and specific contributions to the following sectors of the off-road equipment industry is eligible:

  • Manufacturing
  • Distribution
  • Rental
  • End-user

How are candidates evaluated?
Inductees into the AEM Hall of Fame should exemplify five guiding principles:

  • Innovation
  • Industry Contributions
  • Leadership
  • Corporate Citizenship/Social Responsibility
  • Sustainability

Since its inception in 1993, more than 50 industry leaders have been inducted into the AEM Hall of Fame. The 2015 class of inductees will be honored at the Association of Equipment Manufacturers’ Annual Conference at The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne in Miami, Fla. on November 4, 2015.

For more information contact AEM’s Jordanne Waldschmidt (tel: 414-298-4152;

About the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) -
AEM is the North American-based international trade group providing innovative business development resources to advance the off-road equipment manufacturing industry in the global marketplace. AEM membership comprises more than 900 companies and more than 200 product lines in the agriculture, construction, forestry, mining and utility sectors worldwide. AEM is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with offices in the world capitals of Washington, D.C.: Ottawa, Canada; and Beijing, China.