Global Rental & Used Equipment Services Director
Kurt Norris is the Director of Global Rental & Used Equipment Services (GRUES) with a global responsibility for leading Caterpillar’s dealers and partners to effectively deliver world class rental and used customer services.
Kurt joined Caterpillar in 1986. In his 32 years with Caterpillar, he began his career in scheduling, orders and pricing (1986 to 1994). In 1994, he had an opportunity as a Marketing Business Support Supervisor in Gosselies, Belgium and later as a Sales and Marketing Representative in London, England.
Kurt returned to the U.S. in 2000 and held other positions such as a Global Product Manager, Global Commercial Manager, District Manager, and Global Marketing Manager, to name a few.
Kurt has a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Finance from Illinois State University and later received his MBA in Business Administration from Bradley University.