March 23, 2015 - Industry News
The Truck Renting and Leasing Association named Danny Daniels of Ryder Dedicated division its Driver of the Year award recipient. The honor was given at TRALA’s Annual Meeting awards dinner.
Tags: TRALA, Ryder Truck Leasing, Awards, People
January 6, 2015 - Industry News
The National Association of Truck Stop Owners is giving Sapp Bros. Travel Centers Founder William Sapp the Hall of Fame award at this year’s NATSO Show in Las Vegas.
Tags: Hall of Fame, Awards, Truckstops, People, NATSO
October 15, 2014 - Industry News
Canadian truck driver Vijaydeep Sahasi was named a Highway Angel by the TCA for his work in saving the life of a woman who had gone into cardiac arrest.
Tags: Canada, People, TCA, TCA Highway Angel
October 7, 2014 - Industry News
SAN DIEGO -- The American Trucking Associations named Carl Schultz as its 2014 National Truck Driver of the Year. Schultz works for Davis Express, and was the Florida Trucking Association’s 2013 Driver of the Year. He has over 42 years of experience as a professional driver.
Tags: Awards, People, ATA MC&E
September 24, 2014 - Industry News
The Truckload Carriers Association has named Jannie Reece a Highway Angel for putting out a fire on an Alabama motorist’s car.
Tags: People, TCA, TCA Highway Angel, I-20, Image
September 12, 2014 - Industry News
The Truckload Carriers Association is recognizing Mark Olsen and Brad Wenneberg, as Highway Angels for attempting to rescue a couple from an RV fire.
Tags: Utah, People, TCA, TCA Highway Angel, Interstate 15, Image
April 10, 2014 - Industry News
The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association announced a new director of state legislative affairs. Mike Matousek will be responsible for tracking and analyzing state legislative initiatives and proactively fighting for the rights of all truckers within state legislatures.
Tags: OOIDA, People
February 13, 2013 - Industry News
Jimmy Haslam will be returning to the family business in his previous position as CEO of Pilot Flying J.
In September, Pilot Flying J hired John Compton to serve as CEO of the company to allow Haslam the time to focus on the Cleveland Browns football team, which he bought last summer.
Tags: Leadership, Pilot Flying J, Truckstops, People
January 22, 2013 - Industry News
The Timken Co. named Daniel L. Humphrey manager for the U.S. and Canadian commercial vehicle aftermarket business
Tags: Industry, Timken, Aftermarket, People
January 17, 2013 - Industry News
Salvatore Miscio has joined the Stemco team as director of aftermarket sales. He will be responsible for aftermarket sales in the U.S. as well as in Canada
Tags: Industry, People, Stemco, Aftermarket
Meritor announced a series of organizational changes it says are designed to more closely align its overall structure with its recent business segment consolidation
Tags: Industry, Meritor, Aftermarket, People
January 14, 2013 - Industry News
Webb Wheel Products expanded its sales organization with the addition of two industry veterans
Tags: Industry, Webb Wheel, People
FleetPride Inc. announced that Kevin A. Peters has been appointed CEO of FleetPride, effective Jan. 14. Peters succeeds Woody McGee, who will remain on the board of directors
Tags: Industry, FleetPride, People, Aftermarket
January 12, 2013 - Industry News
Cummins Inc. appointed two long-time Cummins Engine Business leaders to run key business operations within the Engine Business
Tags: Industry, Cummins, People, Engines
January 9, 2013 - Industry News
Transplace, a provider of transportation management services and logistics technology, announced the promotion of Frank McGuigan to executive vice president, operations.
Tags: Industry, Transplace, 3PL, People
Great Dane has announced a range of promotions and additions to its sales management team to better align with the company's strategic sales and customer service goals
Tags: Industry, People, Great Dane
January 3, 2013 - Industry News
Midwest Wheel recently announced a number of employee changes, including appointing Andy Barkley to branch manager, Sioux City; appointing Todd Scheitler to territory manager; and the retirement of Dave Reiff from his position as branch manager, Sioux City
Tags: Industry, People, Aftermarket
January 2, 2013 - Industry News
Eaton announced that Dave Karnes has been named director - Roadranger Field Sales and Marketing North American Truck. He will be reporting to Tim Sinden, president - North America Truck Operations, effective as of Jan. 1
Tags: Industry, People, Eaton
December 27, 2012 - Industry News
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson, who was at the helm of the agency for its first-every greenhouse gas/fuel efficiency regulations for commercial trucks, is stepping down
Tags: EPA, People
December 20, 2012 - Industry News
Navistar International Corp. appointed Dennis Mooney as group vice president, Global Product Development. Mooney succeeds Ramin Younessi, who is leaving Navistar to pursue other opportunities
Tags: Industry, Navistar, People
December 19, 2012 - Industry News
Polar Tank Trailer, a producer of dry and liquid bulk tank trailers, has hired Jim Bach as director of materials.
Tags: Industry, Polar, People
December 18, 2012 - Industry News
Eaton Corp. named John Beering senior vice president and general manager, commercial vehicle transmission business, effective Jan. 1
Tags: Industry, Eaton, People
December 17, 2012 - Industry News
Ryder System Inc. announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory T. Swienton will retire at the time of the company's annual meeting of shareholders on May 3
Tags: Fleets, Ryder, People
December 14, 2012 - Industry News
Indiana Gov.-elect Mike Pence has named former Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administrator John Hill executive director of the Indiana Department of Homeland Security
Tags: Indiana, People
December 5, 2012 - Industry News
Wheeling, Ill.-based Penray, a supplier of cooling system treatments, fuel treatments, and shop chemicals, named Gilbert Riley product manager
Tags: Industry, People, Penray
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