Schmidtlein Hired As Channel Development Manager

Joe Schmidtlein
Joe Schmidtlein

Kolberg-Pioneer, Inc. (KPI), Johnson Crushers International (JCI) and Astec Mobile Screens have hired Joe Schmidtlein as channel development manager.

In this position, Joe will be responsible for working with KPI-JCI and Astec Mobile Screens subsidiaries to successfully develop and execute market channel strategies and programs to promote its products and services.

Joe has been active in the construction equipment industry with over 12 years of management experience, as both a contractor and distributor.

“Joe will play a pivotal role in the development of everything from sales to service,” says Ron Earl, vice president of sales and marketing. “His extensive background working as a distributor will provide a unique perspective and valuable input to our group.”

Joe Schmidtlein can be reached at For more information about KPI-JCI and Astec Mobile Screens, visit