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News from North & South America

News from North & South America


Welcome to the Team!

Please join us in welcoming Bernie Gonzalez to Generac’s Customer Service team in North America. Bernie will be working as a bilingual parts specialist for Generac Corporate. Born and raised in Milwaukee, WI, Bernie has a diploma from WCTC for Bilingual Medical Interpretation and is fluent in both Spanish and English languages. His linguistic expertise and 30 years of experience working in customer service for a small engine manufacturer provides Bernie with much to offer Generac and our loyal customers.


Generac would like to welcome Sales Engineer, Rodrigo Prandwiski, to our Sales Department in Brazil.

Rodrigo represented Cummins Power Generation as a Sales Engineer for the past five years. Rodrigo also accumulated nine years of sales experience in the capital goods sector, in addition to the nine years he spent working in industrial maintenance for companies in the pharmaceutical, steel, and food industries.

As a member of GDT-Energy AEXAM, Rodrigo looks forward to using his knowledge and accomplished background to build long-term business relationships and implement successful sales tactics for Generac Brazil. 



Tradeshow/Event Recaps

Generac Presents at Rural Coopavel Show in Brazil

For over 27 years, the Rural Show Coopavel in Cascavel, Brazil has hosted thousands of visitors to discuss technological developments in the agribusiness sector.  This year alone, over 200,000 visitors attended the event. From 1 to 5 of February, Powercom Brazil presented all of Generac’s power generation solutions to some of the largest domestic and international companies in the farming industry. The Generac exhibit was intended to educate professionals about the ways in which Generac brand products increase productivity.  


Generac Sponsors Energy Summit in Peru

Jesus CamposGenerac’s visit to the 3rd Annual Peru Energy Summit on 22 of February was a success. As a sponsor of the event, Generac was acknowledged as a leading manufacturer in residential, commercial and industrial power solutions.

With over 200 representatives from public and private entities in attendance, over 30 presenters examined market opportunities and challenges in the industry. Generac’s presence and sponsorship at the event solidified the company’s position as a prominent leader in the power generation industry.


Factory Visits

Energy Solutions Pays a Visit to Generac Brazil

Jesus CamposAlberto Salas, Sales Manager from Energy Solutions in Ecuador, recently visited the Generac Brazil facility. To strengthen ties between Generac and Energy Solutions, Alberto participated in a technical course and met with Generac’s Engineering, Marketing and Sales Departments.



Marketing News

Generac Takes Home ‘Manufacturer of the Year’ Award from WMC

Jesus CamposGenerac is named Wisconsin's Manufacturer of the Year in mega manufacturer category on February 25. Beating out 38 nominees, and competitors like Kohler, Generac graciously accepts the honor of being named an integral part of Wisconsin's manufacturing excellence! The award brought together some of the finest in the industry. Get a peek into the evening's highlights.




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