John Doan Retires from Thompson Machinery

After serving our company for 32 years, John Doan, Earthmoving Sales Operations Manager, retired from Thompson Machinery on December 31, 2017.

John joined Thompson & Green as a Nashville Area Sales Representative in January 1986, after spending ten years in heavy equipment sales in Florida and East Tennessee and serving the country in the U.S. Air Force.  Following a long and successful career as a machine general line and key accounts sales representative, John moved into Machines Sales management in 1999.  He has held management positions over the past 18 years that included paving Product Manager, East Division Sales Manager, General Sales Manager and Sales Operations Manager.

In addition to making key contributions to the development of Thompson’s electronic machine sales tracking processes and machine inventory order and control processes, John has also helped train and develop several generations of sales representatives within the region.  His skill for creating and nurturing strong personal and professional relationships with many of our largest and longest standing customers has been instrumental in helping Thompson continue to grow in Middle Tennessee.

Please join us in thanking John for his years of service and sales leadership over his 32 year career, and wishing him and his wife Teresa the best as they move into retirement.

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