July 20, 2016 - Industry News
Volvo Trucks North America has named Jeff Lester senior vice president of sales, a newly created position within the company, effective Aug. 1.
Tags: Leadership, Truck Sales, People, Volvo Trucks North America
June 28, 2016 - Industry News
ZF CEO Stefan Sommer's contract renewal positions the company for growth in emerging safety technologies and autonomous vehicle sectors.
Tags: ZF, TRW, Global, Autonomous Vehicles, Leadership, People
June 7, 2016 - Industry News
Tire distributor TBC Brands has expanded its commercial truck tire team, naming David Smothers its field sales engineer and Dave Dugan as regional sales manager for the Midwest region.
Tags: Sales, Tires, TBC, People, Distributors
June 3, 2016 - Industry News
Great Dane has named 32-year industry veteran Brian Sage the company’s executive vice president of manufacturing.
Tags: Leadership, People, Great Dane, Trailers
May 27, 2016 - Industry News
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company has named Bryan Hesse its new vice president of marketing for North America tire operations.
Tags: Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Leadership, People, Marketing
May 25, 2016 - Product News
Eric Higgs has been named Bridgestone Americas’ new vice president of marketing for commercial tires.
Tags: Leadership, Bridgestone, People
May 23, 2016 - Industry News
Sixteen-year company veteran Merrick Murphy has been named president of the Alcoa Wheel and Transportation Products business.
Tags: Leadership, Wheels, Alcoa, People
April 21, 2016 - Industry News
Wabash National has appointed Dave Hill as the company’s vice president and general manager of Wabash Tank Trailers.
Tags: Leadership, People, Wabash National, Liquid Tank Trailers, Trailers
April 15, 2016 - Industry News
CIMC Intermodal Equipment has named Frank Sonzala, formerly with San Antonio-based Pressure Systems International, as its president and CEO.
Tags: Intermodal Chassis, People
April 12, 2016 - Industry News
Trailer supplier Stoughton Trailers recently appointed Bill Hasz as sales director to help lead the Stoughton Dealer Network.
Tags: Sales, Dealers, People, Stoughton Trailers
April 1, 2016 - Industry News
The Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday charged Navistar International Corp. with misleading investors about its development of an advanced technology truck engine that could be certified to meet U.S. emission standards.
Tags: Navistar, SCR, EGR, People, Engines
March 30, 2016 - Industry News
Mack Trucks has announced that Jonathan M. Randall was named the senior vice president of North American sales, effective April 11, 2016.
Tags: Vehicle Sales, Leadership, Mack Trucks, People
March 21, 2016 - Industry News
Brian Cunningham has been promoted to vice president of sales for GCR Tires & Service, a division of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations.
Tags: Sales, Leadership, People, Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, GCR Tires & Service
March 17, 2016 - Industry News
Meritor Wabco has appointed Matthew Stevenson president and general manager, effective immediately. Most recently with Bridgestone, he has nearly 20 years of experience in the commercial vehicle and automotive industries.
Tags: Leadership, Meritor Wabco, People
March 14, 2016 - Industry News
Bridgestone Americas has appointed Doyle Bradford its executive director, service offering for GCR Tires & Service, a division of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations.
Tags: Leadership, Bridgestone, Tires, People, GCR Tires & Service
March 9, 2016 - Industry News
John M. Boler, chairman of the board and founder of Hendrickson parent company, The Boler Company, passed away peacefully on March 4, 2016 at the age of 81.
Tags: Leadership, Obituary, People, Suspensions, Hendrickson
February 8, 2016 - Industry News
The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association has re-elected Tim Myers as chairman of the board at a recent board of governors meeting.
Tags: Leadership, HDMA, People
January 27, 2016 - Industry News
The Volvo Group is reorganizing based on truck brand, a move the Sweden-based global truck and engine maker says “offers clearer commercial accountability” for the group’s various truck brands.
Tags: Mack Trucks, People, Global, Volvo Group
January 19, 2016 - Industry News
Daimler Trucks North America has appointed Kary Schaefer as its general manager, marketing and strategy.
Tags: Freightliner, People, Detroit, Daimler Trucks North America, Marketing
January 11, 2016 - Industry News
Chinese tiremaker Triangle Tyre Group has formed Triangle Tire USA, a new U.S. subsidiary aimed at the truck-tire market.
Tags: China, Leadership, Tires, People
January 8, 2016 - Industry News
Replacement tire marketer TBC Corp., has named Aaron Murphy vice president of commercial truck tire sales, the company announced.
Tags: Wholesale Market, Leadership, Tires, TBC, People
December 11, 2015 - Industry News
The builder appointed two senior sales and marketing executives with Wisconsin transportation manufacturing backgrounds.
Tags: Leadership, People, Marketing, Stoughton Trailers
December 7, 2015 - Industry News
Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America has named Bryan C. Allen its new marketing manager, responsible for the company’s dealer and end-user marketing programs.
Tags: Mitsubishi Fuso, Medium-Duty Trucks, People, Marketing
November 24, 2015 - Industry News
Natural gas fuel system manufacturer Agility Fuel Systems has named Kathleen Ligocki chief executive officer effective Dec. 3.
Tags: Natural Gas, People, Manufacturing, Agility Fuel Systems
November 23, 2015 - Industry News
Commercial Vehicle Group announced a new president and CEO and other cost-cutting and restructuring actions.
Tags: Leadership, Commercial Vehicle Group, People
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