January 14, 2014 - Industry News
Curtis J. Shewchuk, Con-way's Chief Security Officer, has been appointed chairman of the American Trucking Associations' Homeland Security Policy Committee.
Tags: ATA, Leadership, Con-way Inc.
Accuride Corp. announced that it is realigning its Sales & Marketing organization as part of the continued streamlining of the company’s management and cost structure.
Tags: Leadership, Accuride
January 9, 2014 - Industry News
The Alamo Group Inc. has announced the appointment of Matt Hood as VP of Sales and Marketing of its Leavenworth, Kansas-based Division, Henke Manufacturing.
Tags: Leadership, Alamo Group
January 8, 2014 - Industry News
Steve O’Kane, president of A. Duie Pyle, will retire in January 2014. O’Kane’s retirement has been in the planning and execution for the last five years.
December 30, 2013 - Industry News
Saddle Creek Logistics Services announced that the company has named current president Cliff Otto as its CEO, effective immediately.
Tags: Leadership, Saddle Creek
Roadrunner Transportation Systems Inc. announced that Brian van Helden has been promoted to chief operating officer. He will immediately assume direct leadership of the company's LTL operation, replacing Scott Dobak who has tendered his resignation effective Dec. 31
Tags: Leadership, Roadrunner Transportation
December 27, 2013 - Industry News
J. J. Keller & Associates Inc. is announcing key succession changes on its executive leadership team to support its continued nationwide success as the most respected name in safety and regulatory compliance.
Tags: J.J. Keller, Leadership
December 19, 2013 - Industry News
J. B. Hunt Transport Services Inc., announced the following leadership changes in its Truck business unit.
Tags: Leadership, J.B. Hunt
Cummins Westport Inc. announced that Gordon Exel, Westport vice president, sales and marketing, has been appointed as president of CWI effective Jan. 1, 2014, for the final year of Westport's three-year term to nominate the president.
Tags: Leadership, Cummins Westport
December 17, 2013 - Industry News
Jacobs Vehicle Systems has announced the retirement of Bob Perkins after nearly 29 years of service. Perkins began his career at Jacobs in 1985 as a Product Manager.
Tags: Leadership, Jacobs Vehicle Systems
December 16, 2013 - Industry News
Gabriel announced that Curt Huston has been appointed general manager. Huston brings over 25 years of experience in the automotive and aftermarket industry to his new role including positions at Continental Structural Plastics, Hayes-Lemmerz, Allied Signal (Honeywell) and Azure Dynamics.
Tags: Leadership, Gabriel
December 15, 2013 - Industry News
The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association announced the addition of Katelyn Litalien and Megan Guess to their Marketing and Member Services team.
Tags: Leadership, HDMA
December 13, 2013 - Industry News
David Strickland, chief of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for the past three years, is stepping down, the agency confirmed.
Tags: Leadership, NHTSA
December 11, 2013 - Industry News
Deputy Transportation Secretary John Porcari is stepping down after four and a half years of service. In a message to DOT employees, Secretary Anthony Foxx thanked Porcari and said he has asked Federal Highway Administrator Victor Mendez to step in as Acting Deputy Secretary starting Jan. 1.
Tags: DOT, Leadership
December 10, 2013 - Industry News
Ford Motor Co.has tapped John Ruppert, its top fleet executive, to head up its commercial truck division, a Ford spokesman told Automotive Fleet on Monday.
Tags: Leadership, Ford
December 9, 2013 - Industry News
FTR has hired Don Ake as vice president of commercial vehicles. In his new role with the company, Ake is directing the enhancement of FTR’s Truck & Trailer Outlook product.
Tags: Leadership, FTR
November 22, 2013 - Industry News
Fontaine Commercial Platform Trailer announces that Karl Owens has been promoted to company president. Owens began his career with Fontaine Trailer at the Kent, Ohio, facility as operations manager in 2003 and became general manager of the Kent facility a year later.
Tags: Leadership, Fontaine Trailer
November 18, 2013 - Industry News
Phillips Industries, a manufacturer of advanced electrical and air brake interface equipment for commercial vehicles, has appointed Rob Phillips as its new president and COO.
Tags: Leadership, Phillips Industries
November 14, 2013 - Industry News
Executive and senior management appointments were announced for the merged Diamond Companies and Roberts Truck Center organization.
Tags: Leadership, Mergers & Acquisitions, Diamond Companies, Roberts Truck Center
November 13, 2013 - Industry News
Rush Enterprises Inc. announced that Shelby Howard, dealer principal of Chicago International Trucks and Indy Truck Sales, will join the Rush organization as regional general manager.
Tags: Navistar, Leadership, Dealers, Rush
November 12, 2013 - Industry News
Trac Intermodal announced that Val T. Noel joined the company as senior vice president and chief operating officer.
Tags: Leadership, Trac Intermodal
November 6, 2013 - Industry News
Dolezych, a 78-year-old German-based manufacturer of lifting equipment, slings, ropes and load-securing technologies, announced the creation of Doleco USA, its first sales, distribution and manufacturing presence in North America.
Tags: Load Securement, Leadership, Doleco USA
November 5, 2013 - Industry News
Chris Duncan has joined Transport America as vice president - dedicated sales, and Laurie Murphy has been hired as vice president - eastern region.
Tags: Leadership, Fleets, Transport America
November 4, 2013 - Industry News
Fontaine Modifications announced that Nate Eichinger will oversee vocational truck operations for the company. As vocational operations manager, Eichinger will direct production and scheduling at all of Fontaine’s vocational truck facilities nationwide.
Tags: Leadership, Fontaine Modification
November 1, 2013 - Industry News
Pegasus TransTech announced that Frank Adelman has been named president and CEO. Adelman assumes this position as part of the company’s long-term succession planning and replaces Bob Helms, who is retiring from his position as chairman and CEO to pursue other interests and spend time with his family.
Tags: Leadership, Pegasus TransTech
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