March 28, 2013 - Industry News
NATSO, the national trade association representing major truckstops and travel plazas, has named Tom Heinz, president of Heinz and Coffee Cup Fuel Stops & Convenience Stores, as its 2013 chairman of the board.
Tags: NATSO, Truckstops, Leadership
March 20, 2013 - Industry News
LOUISVILLE -- Cummins has been restructuring its engine business, moving from a product-centric organization to a structure based on customers and markets.
Tags: Cummins, Leadership, Mid-America Trucking Show
March 18, 2013 - Industry News
Phillips 66 Lubricants recently announced that Ann Oglesby, a 25-year veteran of the oil and natural gas industry who most recently served as Phillips 66’s vice president, Communications and Public Affairs, has been named the new general manager of Phillips 66 Lubricants.
Tags: Leadership, Phillips 66
Accuride Corp., a supplier of components to the North American commercial vehicle industry, announced the appointment of company and industry veteran Tony Pape to the newly expanded role of Director, Aftermarket Strategy & Sales.
March 13, 2013 - Industry News
Help Inc., the provider of PrePass and other commercial vehicle safety services, announced that Mark Doughty, an organizational management and business planning expert, will serve as the organization’s Chief Operating Officer effective March 11.
Tags: Leadership, Help Inc.
March 12, 2013 - Industry News
XRS Corp. (formerly Xata Corp.) announced that Brendan Reidy is joining the company effective immediately as its new president and chief operating officer. Reidy is the former chairman and CEO of Clarus Systems.
Tags: Leadership, XRS
March 1, 2013 - Industry News
Vigillo LLC announced that ongoing growth is leading to a more than 25% increase in its data analytics, engineering and customer support staff.
Tags: Leadership, Expansion
February 28, 2013 - Industry News
The Reading Group, LLC, a provider of vocational truck equipment, announced several key additions to its executive team.
Fontaine Fifth Wheel has reorganized its sales and marketing department to better serve key customers.
Tags: Leadership, Fontaine
Polar Tank Trailer has named John Koll director of product management, a new department created to improve the company’s existing line of tank trailers and to identify opportunities to develop new products.
Tags: Leadership, Polar
February 27, 2013 - Industry News
Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America Inc. has announced that Mutsumi Miwa is returning to its U.S. headquarters as chief financial officer.
Tags: Mitsubishi Fuso, Leadership
February 21, 2013 - Industry News
Daimler AG's Supervisory Board voted unanimously to extend the contract of Dieter Zetsche as chairman of the board of management of Daimler AG and as head of Mercedes-Benz Cars.
Tags: Leadership, Daimler Trucks, Daimler AG
New Century Transportation announced that Mark Olszewski has been named president of the New Jersey-based transportation company. As president, Olszewski will oversee the organization's management and operations, in addition to the design and implementation of revenue growth strategies.
Tags: Leadership, New Century Transportation
February 20, 2013 - Industry News
Velociti Inc., a provider of technology deployment services, announced that Deryk Powell has been named president of the company, in addition to his duties as COO.
Tags: Leadership, management
Dart Transit Co. announced the addition of Bob Klein to its executive management team. Klein joined Dart Transit's sales staff on Jan. 2 as executive vice president for sales and marketing. He is replacing Joyce Jordan, who announced that she would retire in February after 26 years with the company.
Tags: Leadership, Dart
February 14, 2013 - Industry News
Qualcomm has appointed Jack Kennedy to take the helm as president of its Qualcomm Enterprise Services division effective immediately. Outgoing president and CEO Rich Sulpizio will transition into an advisory role within the company.
Tags: Qualcomm, Leadership
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
On May 1, Carlos Sepulveda will be leaving his position as Interstate Batteries' president and CEO. He will begin a new role as executive chairman at Triumph Bancorp Inc., passing the Interstate Batteries leadership to Scott Miller.
Tags: Leadership, Interstate Batteries
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