Truly International-The Global Reach of McCormick, International Harvester and Navistar
The Red Power Round Up team was pleased to have Vaughn Allen and Tom Clark appear as "Harvester Heritage" featured speakers at the 2017 Red Power Roundup at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa on Thursday and Friday, June 15-16, 2017.
Mr. Allen started his career with the International Harvester Company in 1972 at the Midwest Regional Office in Kansas City, KS as a Territory Service Manager, moving up to Service / Sales Manager and then promoted to Chicago in 1979 to become Director of the Agricultural Product Support Center in Burr Ridge, IL. He later transitioned to Navistar International, becoming Vice President of Global Support Services. Mr. Clark is currently the Navistar International Corporate Historian and previously served both IH and Navistar as a Graphics Designer.
Their joint presentation titled, Truly International-The Global Reach of McCormick, International Harvester and Navistar covers a detailed history of the people and growth of the McCormick, International Harvester, and Navistar companies from 1850 – 2017.
Mr. Allen and Mr. Clark's appearance was sponsored in part by the Harvester Heritage program, an International Harvester Collectors Club (IHCC) initiative. Videography was performed by Steiner Tractor ().