Industry Giant George Young Passes
(March 7, 2018) - SC&RA has learned that George Young passed away March 6. George was the Senior Advisor at George Young Mammoet located in Swedesboro, NJ. George and his company had been a member of SC&RA since 1964. His experience with the association was extensive – serving on the Crane & Rigging Group and the Allied Industries Group, the Crane & Rigging Tower Crane Committee, Editorial Advisory Committee, and Magazine Task Force. He had also served on numerous SC&R Foundation Committees and was elected to both the SC&RA and SC&R Foundation Board of Directors where he served as Treasurer. George also was elected to the SC&RA executive committee where he reached the highest volunteer position at SC&RA, serving as Chairman of the Board of Directors in 2004-2005. By way of this honor, George had served on the Association’s nominating committee and strategic planning committee. George was currently serving on the Board of Directors as a past Chair, on the Past Chairman’s Council, and was the current Chair of the Association’s Insurance and Risk Management Committee. The Association extends its condolences to his wife, Karin, and the Young family. Information on services will be shared as it becomes available.