IMT Hires Jeremy Barkema to Accounting Team, Promotes Jake Smith to Sr. Configuration Analyst

August 25, 2020

GARNER, Iowa (March 24, 2020) – Iowa Mold Tooling Co., Inc. (IMT), an Oshkosh Corporation company (NYSE:OSK), is pleased to announce the hire of Jeremy Barkema to the finance and accounting team as Controller / Manager Senior Finance. IMT is also excited to announce the promotion of Jake Smith to the position of Senior Configuration Analyst.

“We’re excited for Jeremy to join the IMT family, as he brings valuable experience from several manufacturing environments,” said Jim Hasty, General Manager, IMT. “Jeremy is a Mason City native and comes to IMT with a Bachelor of Arts degree in accounting from the University of Northern Iowa.”

Barkema most recently held the role of Senior Plant Accountant at Lehigh Hanson in Mason City. His varied technical and leadership experience will add immediate value to the Finance and Accounting team and IMT.

“We also want to congratulate Jake Smith on his new role within the IMT digital technology team,” said Hasty. “Since he joined the IMT family in 2006, Jake has quickly learned the company and industry and continues to grow within IMT.”

Smith most recently held the role of IMT regional sales manager, which gave him ample opportunity to gain experience working directly with IMT distributors and customers.


About IMT

Iowa Mold Tooling Co., Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation [NYSE: OSK] company, began in 1961 as a business providing new tread designs for recapping tires. The company has grown to become a leading manufacturer and supplier of service vehicles, cranes, hydraulic loaders and air compressors for tire, mining, construction, material handling and utility markets around the world. For more information, visit

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At Oshkosh (NYSE: OSK), we make innovative, mission-critical equipment to help everyday heroes advance communities around the world. Headquartered in Wisconsin, Oshkosh Corporation employs more than 15,000 team members worldwide, all united behind a common cause: to make a difference in people’s lives. Oshkosh products can be found in more than 150 countries under the brands of JLG®, Pierce®, Oshkosh® Defense, McNeilus®, IMT®, Frontline™, Jerr-Dan®, Oshkosh® Airport Products, CON-E-CO® and London™. For more information, visit 

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