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New Service Manager at Murphy Tractor & Equipment Co., Inc.

July 30, 2014

Park City, KS (July 30, 2014) – Murphy Tractor & Equipment Co., Inc., has named Rick Wagner as the new Service Manager for the Fort Dodge, Iowa location. Wagner will be responsible for creating and maintaining healthy relationships with customers and supervising all activities of the service department at the Fort Dodge store.

Rick has extensive experience in the construction equipment industry. He began his service career as a service technician for a John Deere construction dealer in the early 1970s and then went on to be a service manager for a GM dealer in his hometown of Webster City, Iowa. He has also spent several years working in a landfill and for a contractor as an operator/technician. For the last fourteen years, Wagner was the lead field technician at an equipment dealership in the Fort Dodge area.

Rick is eager to begin his new position at Murphy Tractor. “I am looking forward to learning the new systems and growing the service department to better serve the customers of the Fort Dodge area,” Wagner explains. Fort Dodge Branch Manager, Tom Smith, is also looking forward to Wagner’s time with the company. “Rick brings a wealth of knowledge and a new level of energy with him. We are very fortunate to add him to our team here in Fort Dodge,” states Smith.

Murphy Tractor and Equipment Company, Inc., one of John Deere’s largest North American construction equipment dealer organizations, is headquartered in Park City, KS. The organization has 28 locations throughout the mid-western states of Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Nebraska. Find out more at:

Rick Wagner smiles in blue shirt.

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