Truck News


  • New Volvo Trucks leader optimistic about the future

    December 11, 2018 5:09PM by James Menzies

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – A 53-year-old former engineer from the Netherlands now leads Volvo Trucks North America, after a successful stint in Australia where he grew the company’s market share. Now Peter Voorhoeve hopes to do the same as president of

  • Polaris promotes Dickson to v.p.

    July 24, 2017 10:12AM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Polaris Transportation Group has named David Dickson its new vice-president of operations. He formerly served as the company’s director of operations. He will report directly to president Dave Cox, and will be responsible for strengthening the processes

  • Volvo names new senior v.p. of sales

    July 20, 2016 1:20PM by Truck News

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Volvo Trucks North America has named Jeff Lester its new senior vice-president of sales. Lester will take over the new role Aug. 1 and will lead the North American regional sales organization. “Jeff has successfully served in

  • Bridgestone Commercial names new v.p.

    February 2, 2015 11:45AM by Truck News

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Bridgestone Commercial has named Marshall Hyzdu its new vice-president, commercial tire division. He will head marketing efforts for OTR and commercial truck and bus tire products, including Bridgestone, Firestone, Bandag and Dayton brands. “We are fortunate to

  • New leadership for Volvo in Canada

    June 5, 2014 10:36AM by Truck News

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Volvo Trucks has hired a new executive for its Canadian operations. Greig Howlett, who was formerly director of sales at Mack Trucks Inc., has been named as vice-president, Canada region, and will succeed Brent Weary, who is