September 22, 2016 - Industry News
Vipar Heavy Duty has named Beth San Filippo as its new controller. San Filippo joined Vipar Heavy Duty and its family of companies in November 2011 and most recently was accounting manager.
Tags: Leadership, Vipar Heavy Duty, People
September 21, 2016 - Industry News
The Truckload Carriers Association has promoted David Heller from director of safety and policy to vice president of government affairs, the group announced during its Fall business meeting.
Tags: Leadership, People, TCA, Promotions
September 19, 2016 - Industry News
Duane Acklie, chairman of Crete Carrier has passed away at the age of 84 due to complications related to a number of health problems, according to a report in the Omaha World-Herald.
Tags: Leadership, Obituary, People, Crete Carrier Corp.
September 15, 2016 - Industry News
Trip planning app provider Trucker Path announced that Leigh Foxall has joined the company as the vice president of sales.
Tags: Leadership, People, Load Board, Trucker Path
September 14, 2016 - Industry News
Air brake system manufacturer Haldex has appointed 30-year commercial vehicle industry veteran Walter Frankiewicz the senior vice president of North American Sales.
Tags: Leadership, People, Haldex, Air Disc Brake
September 13, 2016 - Industry News
Cloud-based supply chain solutions company FourKites has hired Craig Fiander as its senior vice president of business development.
Tags: ALK Technologies, Leadership, People, FourKites
September 12, 2016 - Industry News
American Trucking Associations has promoted Rusty Duckworth to chief financial officer, adding to the new leadership team being assembled by new ATA President and CEO Chris Spear.
Tags: ATA, Leadership, People
September 9, 2016 - Industry News
Jerry Moyes, the founder and CEO of Swift Transportation, will retire at the end of this year, with President and COO Richard Stocking to take his place.
Tags: Retirement, Leadership, People, Swift Transportation
September 7, 2016 - Industry News
Matthew J. Boler has been elected chairman of the board of The Boler Company. He replaces his father, company founder John Boler, who died in March.
Tags: Leadership, People, Hendrickson
August 26, 2016 - Industry News
Rickard Lundberg has been appointed vice president and general manager for Mack Trucks’ Lehigh Valley Operations effective Oct. 1
Tags: Leadership, Mack Trucks, People, Manufacturing
August 23, 2016 - Industry News
Aftermarket parts manufacturer Stemco is strengthening the support, engineering and training capabilities of its Wheel End division through the creation of three new area manager positions, the company has announced.
Tags: Leadership, Aftermarket, People, Stemco, Parts and Service, Wheel Ends
August 15, 2016 - Industry News
American Central Transport COO Phil Wilt will take on the title of president, replacing Tom Kretsinger, who's moving up to chairman of the board and CEO.
Tags: Leadership, People, American Central Transport
August 9, 2016 - Industry News
Denso Products and Services Americas has named Yijun “Henry” Peng manager of its remanufacturing operations in Murrieta and Long Beach, Calif.
Tags: Leadership, Aftermarket Parts, Remanufactured Parts, Denso, People
August 8, 2016 - Industry News
Heavy Duty Trucking magazine is seeking nominations for the HDT Emerging Leaders honors, a group of young trucking industry leaders already making a difference in his or her fields.
Tags: Leadership, Awards, Heavy Duty Trucking magazine, People
August 3, 2016 - Industry News
Veteran marketing and business development executive Caroline Lyle has been appointed vice president of marketing for TMW Systems, the company announced.
Tags: Leadership, TMW Systems, People, Marketing
August 2, 2016 - Industry News
Aftermarket industry veteran Jack Cameron has joined Brake Parts Inc. as national sales manager of commercial vehicles, BPI announced.
Tags: Leadership, Aftermarket Parts, People, Brake Parts
July 22, 2016 - Industry News
Westport Fuel Systems named Nancy Gougarty the company’s chief executive officer, effective immediately to replace the retiring David Demers.
Tags: Leadership, Alternative Fuels, People, Westport, Natural Gas
July 21, 2016 - Industry News
The American Trucking Associations has named four new members to senior leadership positions, according to the federation’s new president and CEO, Chris Spear.
Tags: ATA, Leadership, People, Lobbying
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
July 13, 2016 - Industry News
Pat Thomas, current American Trucking Associations chairman and senior vice president for state government affairs at UPS, has been named the 17th recipient of the J.R. “Bob” Halladay Award.
Tags: UPS, ATA, Leadership, Awards
July 8, 2016 - Industry News
Dave Osiecki, Karla Hulett and Jeff Mason are no longer with the American Trucking Associations, which is making changes in its executive team in conjunction with Chris Spear taking over as president and CEO.
Tags: ATA, American Trucking Associations, Leadership, Associations
July 7, 2016 - Industry News
Set up in his honor, the Jim Moss, Aftermarket Legend, Scholarship will be awarded to a college student whose studies focus in the aftermarket or heavy duty industry.
Tags: Leadership, Obituary, Aftermarket, People, Scholarships
July 1, 2016 - Industry News
Chris Spear, former ATA senior vice president of legislative affairs, has been named the American Trucking Associations' next president and CEO, effective July 9. He succeeds Bill Graves, who is retiring after more than 13 years with ATA.
Tags: American Trucking Associations, Leadership, Associations, People
June 29, 2016 - Industry News
HDA Truck Pride has named Tom Tecklenburg its new chief commercial officer in charge of strategy and growth.
Tags: Leadership, Aftermarket, People, HDA Truck Pride
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
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