Alan Marsh retires from Stellar Industries

Nelson Carlson assumes national accounts manager slot.

Stellar Industries, Inc. announces the retirement of Alan Marsh, National Sales, as of May 15th. While at Stellar, Marsh worked diligently to secure additional distribution across the country for the Stellar Industries mechanics service truck products and has established and developed relationships with key contacts within large fleet accounts, particularly with the Propane Industry.

Marsh looks forward to slowing down his pace and not spending so many days in an airport for business travel. As he enters retirement, Marsh says his biggest challenge will be trying to stay busy after so many years constantly on the go. When asked what he will miss most, he had a simple answer, “I’ll miss all the people,” he said.

Marsh is looking forward to his retirement and is excited about the person succeeding him at Stellar although is a somewhat different role. Nelson Carlson, national accounts manager, started at Stellar on May 1. Nelson will be less focused on distribution and spend more time on national accounts.

“Stellar has found a great replacement with excellent industry ties,” Marsh said. He continued, “Nelson will do a great job with bringing in new business for Stellar and will continue developing the relationships that I have worked at establishing during my tenure.”

Stellar Industries, Inc. was founded in 1990 in Garner, Iowa. It is an employee owned and operated manufacturer of hydraulic truck mounted equipment. Products include hooklift hoists, cable hoists, container carriers, telescopic cranes, articulating cranes, work truck accessories and the X-Tra-Lift pick-up loading device. Stellar also offers complete mechanic service truck and tire service truck packages. Learn more at