Friday, November 6, 2015

Jerry Hagen Named Vice President of Forklift Operations For Modern Group

The Northeast's Leading Forklift Dealer Promotes Experienced Manager to Oversee Forklift Service, Parts, and Rental Infrastructure For Company's Growing Customer Base. 

Jerry Hagen
Vice President of Forklift Operations
(Bristol, PA) Modern Group has announced effective November 5th, 2015 that Jerry Hagen will oversee all aspects of the company's forklift service, parts, and rental operations throughout Modern's seven branch locations. Together with branch managers, service account representatives, parts specialists, coordinators, and technicians Mr. Hagen will ensure Modern's customers receive the best equipment service experience across Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, and New York State.

"Jerry Hagen's appointment to VP of Forklift Operations is the result of his exemplary dedication to the customers and employee-owners of Modern" said Paul Farrell, President and CEO. "Jerry began his career at Modern as a technician turning wrenches in Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey over a decade ago. At each position he has held along the way he has demonstrated exceptional leadership and a consistent ability to bring the best out of others. We are proud that Jerry has accepted this challenge and we have full confidence in his success."

Mr. Hagen joined Modern Group in 2003 holding positions of technician, dispatcher, service manager, and eastern region operations manager.

Customers can contact Jerry Hagen at hagenj [at]

About Modern Group, Ltd
Modern Group, one of the nation’s leading equipment distributors, provides sales, leasing, short term rental, service, parts, training and financing solutions through its forklifts, power systems, arborist, construction, and warehouse products businesses serving Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, and Delaware. For more information visit