December 7, 2015 - Industry News
Nominations for Heavy Duty Trucking’s 2016 Truck Fleet Innovators have been extended to Dec. 11.
Tags: Leadership, Awards, HDT Truck Fleet Innovators
November 30, 2015 - Industry News
The Truckload Carriers Association's executive committee has selected John Lyboldt to be TCA's new president, effective Dec. 21, 2015, the association has announced.
Tags: Leadership, People, Truckload Carriers Association
November 23, 2015 - Industry News
The nomination period for Heavy Duty Trucking's 2016 Truck Fleet Innovators is drawing to a close, with only a week left to submit nominations.
Commercial Vehicle Group announced a new president and CEO and other cost-cutting and restructuring actions.
Tags: Leadership, Commercial Vehicle Group, People
November 16, 2015 - Industry News
Accuride announced Monday that it has realigned its organization and upgraded its leadership team to support the company’s plans to grow as a supplier of wheel-end products to the global commercial vehicle industry.
Tags: Leadership, Gunite, Wheels, Accuride, People, Global
November 11, 2015 - Industry News
Reyco Granning has named Raoul Steenekamp vice president of engineering and Ramin Zarrabi vice president of manufacturing.
Tags: Leadership, Reyco Granning, Aftermarket, People, Suspensions
November 9, 2015 - Industry News
XPO Logistics has appointed Tony Brooks as president of its less-than-truckload business, effective Nov. 11.
Tags: Leadership, LTL, People, Con-Way, XPO Logistics
Expedited services provider V3 Transportation is gaining former Panther II Transportation CEO Craig Amato as a senior advisor and investor, the company has announced.
Tags: Leadership, People, Shippers, Panther, Small Fleets, Investors
October 29, 2015 - Industry News
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations has appointed Chris Ripani as president of its on-highway preventative maintenance and tire service provider, Speedco.
Tags: Leadership, People, Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations
October 27, 2015 - Industry News
Martin Lundstedt, Volvo Group’s new president and CEO, held his first press meeting on his first morning on the new job Oct. 22 – and chose to do it outside of the usual corporate setting.
Tags: Leadership, Global, Volvo Group
October 21, 2015 - Industry News
The American Trucking Associations has confirmed a published report that Bill Graves has advised the truck lobby that he will leave his post as president of ATA when his contract expires at the end of next year.
Tags: ATA, ATA MC&E, Leadership, American Trucking Associations, Associations
October 20, 2015 - Industry News
The American Trucking Associations board of directors elected Pat Thomas as the federation’s 71st chairman, the association announced. Thomas is the Sr. VP of state government affairs for UPS.
Tags: ATA, Leadership, People
October 16, 2015 - Industry News
Eberspaecher Climate Control Systems North America has named Brian Covello its new president.
Tags: Leadership, People, Espar Heater Systems, Eberspaecher
October 12, 2015 - Industry News
Maverick president and chief operating officer, Stephen Selig has announced his retirement and the company has named executive vice president and chief financial officer, John Culp, his successor.
Tags: Retirement, Leadership, People, Maverick Transportation
The former head of the defunct carrier Arrow Trucking, James Douglas Pielsticker, has been sentenced to 7 ½ years in prison for tax evasion and fraud.
Tags: Taxes, Leadership, Arrow Trucking, Crime & Fraud, People
October 2, 2015 - Industry News
C.R England has announced the hiring of industry veteran Kirk Freimuth as president of the company’s dedicated division.
Tags: Leadership, C.R. England, People, Truckload
September 28, 2015 - Industry News
Alcoa’s board of directors unanimously approved a plan to separate into two independent, publicly-traded companies.
Tags: Leadership, Wheels, Alcoa
Reyco Granning has named a new president after it was announced that current president Dave Compton is retiring on Sept. 30, 2015.
Tags: Leadership, Reyco Granning, People, Suspensions
September 18, 2015 - Industry News
Mark Rourke has been named the company’s executive vice president and chief operating officer. He has been with Scneider since 1987.
Tags: Leadership, People, Schneider
September 16, 2015 - Industry News
Denso has named Haruhiko Kato president of Denso Products and Services Americas, the aftermarket sales, manufacturing and distribution arm of the supplier.
Tags: Leadership, Aftermarket, Denso, People
September 8, 2015 - Industry News
Bill Gordon has been appointed to the role of division president of Bergstrom Parts and David Stoos was named director of new business at Bergstrom Inc.
Tags: Sales, Leadership, HVAC, People, Bergstrom, Parts and Service
September 2, 2015 - Industry News
Eaton announced that Pavan Pattada has been named president, Vehicle Group, North America, effective Sept. 1.
Tags: Eaton, Leadership, People
September 1, 2015 - Industry News
Werner Enterprises announced it will groom President and Chief Operating Officer Derek Leathers for an even larger role in the company, setting the stage for a non-family member to potentially take the helm for the first time since it was founded by C.L. Werner in 1956.
Tags: Werner Enterprises, People, Leadership
August 28, 2015 - Industry News
Firestone Industrial Products has named Scott Damon its new president succeeding John Vincent who has been the president since 2010.
Tags: Leadership, Firestone Industrial Products Company, People
Truckload Carriers Association president Brad Bentley resigned from his position, citing family obligations, the association announced.
Tags: Leadership, People, TCA
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