LOUISVILLE, Ky. – After more than a decade of working together as a formidable team, Whayne Supply and Walker Machinery now move forward under one brand: Boyd CAT, led by current President and CEO Monty Boyd.
Boyd announced that the name change will take effect immediately on internal and external channels. Full rollout of business processes and branch updates will take place over the next 12-24 months. The full announcement video can be viewed here.
Whayne Supply and Walker Machinery are two of the oldest Caterpillar dealerships – founded in 1913 and 1950 respectively. With 175 years of combined history, Whayne Supply and Walker Machinery have provided the best service, equipment and parts as an authorized Caterpillar dealer throughout. Kentucky, southern Indiana, West Virginia, and southeastern Ohio.
“Our customer-centric philosophy has been the foundation of Whayne and Walker from day one,” Boyd said. “The legacy and traditions of these two great companies continue today through our activities – and we will not abandon them, but will continue to develop them. “
By becoming Boyd CAT, the company will streamline processes to make day-to-day operations more efficient and easier for customers through solutions such as simpler invoicing, a combined inventory of machines and parts, and expanded rental fleets. All current staff will remain in place.
“As we have done over the past decade – and as we will continue to do for years to come – we are a great team ready to move forward in the right direction,” Boyd said. “Boyd CAT customers can continue to expect the highest level of service, parts expertise and equipment solutions. “