Chris Cooper is President of RDO Equipment Co. In this role, he is responsible for the business operations across all regions and teams and works directly with Tim Curoe, R.D. Offutt Company CEO, and the leadership team in driving business goals and results.
Before assuming the role of President in 2023, Cooper had served as RDO Equipment Co.’s Chief Operating Officer since 2015. He joined the organization in 2004 as General Manager of the Irving, Fort Worth, and Waco, TX locations. In 2007 he was promoted to Vice President of the Texas region and in 2010, assumed leadership of the southwest construction region, serving as Vice President of southern construction. In 2012, he was named Executive Vice President of RDO Equipment Co.
Prior to his employment at RDO Equipment Co., Cooper spent nearly 10 years working for Michigan Cat in various roles including service management, corporate product support management, sales, corporate rental and inventory management, and product support management. Before that, he managed his own maintenance and repair company with more than 15 field technicians.