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Charlie Usina Takes on Key Leadership Role as Vice President, Tallahassee Branch Manager

Tallahassee, FL –January 19, 2024 - Ring Power Corporation, the exclusive Caterpillar® equipment dealer for North and Central Florida, is pleased to announce the promotion of Charlie Usina to Vice President and Tallahassee Branch Manager, effective January 16, 2024. Charlie will oversee operations at the Tallahassee branch, replacing Ted Gerrell who recently retired after 45 years of dedicated service.  

"Charlie's dedication, leadership, and deep industry knowledge make him the perfect choice for this pivotal role," says Sean McKillip, VP, Heavy Equipment New Sales - North Region Sales Manager. "His extensive experience working within the Tallahassee and Perry communities, combined with his proven track record of success in sales and management, will be invaluable in leading our Tallahassee branch to continued growth and success." 

Charlie's career at Ring Power Cat spans over two decades, marked by consistent progress and dedication. Starting as a Sales Trainee in 1999, he quickly became the Heavy Equipment Product Support Sales Representative for the Tallahassee and Perry branches. His commitment to building strong customer relationships and delivering exceptional service earned him a promotion to Heavy Equipment Sales Representative in 2009 for the same territory. In 2014, his leadership qualities were recognized when he was appointed Sales Manager for Ring Power's Forestry Division. Charlie then returned to the Heavy Equipment Sales Division in 2017, where he honed his skills working alongside Ted Gerrell before assuming this leadership position. 

"I'm incredibly honored and excited to step into this new role," stated Usina. "Ring Power has been my professional home for over 20 years, and I'm deeply grateful for the opportunities and support I've received along the way. I look forward to leading the talented team at the Tallahassee branch, building upon Ted Gerrell's legacy, and contributing to Ring Power’s continued success in providing world-class customer service and equipment solutions to our valued customers across North and Central Florida." 

About Ring Power Cat 

Ring Power Corporation, North and Central Florida’s Cat® dealer, is headquartered in St. Augustine, Florida. Ring Power is comprised of eight divisions and has more than 60 years of experience servicing and supporting Cat® products and allied equipment. For more information, visit 

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