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Robert C. Warren, Jr.
President & CEO, Director
Mr. Warren has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company since 1996. He was President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company from 1993 until 1996 and was formerly Vice President—Marketing. Mr. Warren joined Cascade in 1972.
Richard S. Anderson
Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Anderson was appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer in 2008. Mr. Anderson has been employed by Cascade since 1972 and held several positions including his appointment to Chief Financial Officer in 2001, Senior Vice President – International in 1999 and Vice President – Material Handling Product Group in 1996.
Joseph G. Pointer
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Pointer was appointed Chief Financial Officer in 2008. Mr. Pointer started with Cascade in 2000, serving as Vice President – Finance. Prior to joining the Company in 2000, Mr. Pointer was a Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in Portland, Oregon.
Pete Drake
Vice President - Americas
Mr. Drake was appointed Vice President - Americas in 2008. Mr. Drake started his career with Cascade in 1991 and held numerous manufacturing positions including serving as Plant Manager for Cascade’s Portland facility since 2000.
Frank R. Altenhofen
Vice President - Asia
Mr. Altenhofen was appointed Vice President - Asia Pacific in 2008. Mr. Altenhofen started his career with Cascade in 1983 and has held numerous manufacturing, marketing, and management positions including Cascade Vice President – Americas and General Manager of Cascade's Companies in China. Additionally, Mr. Altenhofen served four years as President of an international medical device company.
Davide Roncari
Vice President  – Europe
Mr. Roncari was appointed Vice President - Europe in 2008. Mr. Roncari has 15 years of experience in the lift truck attachment business, holding many positions including Strategic Accounts Manager, and recently serving as Cascade’s Director of Engineering-Europe.
Kevin Kreiter
Corporate Vice President – Marketing and Engineering
Mr. Kreiter has served as Vice President - Engineering and Marketing since 2007. He joined Cascade in 1979 as a Design Engineer. He was named Corporate Director of Engineering in 2003, and was promoted to Vice President - Corporate Engineering in 2006.
Jeffrey K. Nickoloff
Vice President – Corporate Manufacturing
Mr. Nickoloff was appointed to his current position in 2002. He has held several positions with Cascade including his appointments as Director of North American Manufacturing in 2000 and Plant Manager in 1993. Mr. Nickoloff joined the Company in 1979.
Susan Wright
Vice President - Human Resources
Ms. Wright joined Cascade as Vice President of Human Resources in 2008. Ms. Wright has served as Director of Human Resources at Stanford Graduate School of Business and as Denso Corporation’s Vice President of Corporate Services, a Toyota affiliate tier one automotive component manufacturer, from 1978 to 1994.
John A. Cushing
Mr. Cushing was appointed as Treasurer in 2001. He previously was the Company’s Assistant Treasurer from 1999 until 2001. Prior to joining the Company in 1999, Mr. Cushing was Assistant Treasurer for Fred Meyer, Inc., a retail company in Portland, Oregon.

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