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  • Cummins promotes Rob Neitzke

    February 15, 2018 7:53PM by Truck News

    COLUMBUS, Ind. – Cummins announced today that Rob Neitzke is the new executive director of Cummins’ On-Highway North American Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Business. Neitzke was formerly the leader of the Cummins Westport joint venture which designs, builds and sells

  • Martinez confirmed as FMCSA head

    February 14, 2018 6:23PM by Truck News

    ARLINGTON, VA – Ray Martinez has been confirmed as the new head of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) in the United States. President and CEO of the American Trucking Associations (ATA) Chris Spear congratulated Martinez and says the

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    Remorques Lewis named a Talbert Top 10 dealer

    February 13, 2018 11:56AM by Truck News

    LA PRÉSENTATION, SAINT-HYACINTHE, QC – Remorques Lewis has been named one of the top 10 Talbert Manufacturing dealers for 2017. The Quebec dealership was also given the honor of “Most Improved Dealer of 2017” with sales that were more than

  • Mack and Moakler partnership “Born Ready” for success

    February 13, 2018 11:09AM by Truck West

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – The partnership between Mack Trucks and Steve Moakler appeared “Born Ready” for success, with the singer declaring the truck manufacturer as the inspiration for the title song and upcoming tour. Originally debuting the song during a live

  • Link Manufacturing promotes Jeff Vierkant

    February 13, 2018 7:14AM by Truck News

    SIOUX CENTER, Iowa – Link Manufacturing has promoted Jeff Vierkant to vice-president of manufacturing. In his new role, Vierkant will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of manufacturing including manufacturing engineering, production, quality, purchasing, sourcing, shipping and receiving. Vierkant joined

  • Suddath names Scott Perry president of global logistics division

    February 12, 2018 11:54AM by Truck News

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Scott Perry has been named president of Suddath’s global logistics division. Perry assumes the position with over 25 years of experience in logistics, transportation, operations and technology. He joins the company after serving as chief operating officer

  • Trimble Transportation Mobility names new president

    February 12, 2018 7:53AM by Truck News

    SUNNYVALE, Calif. — Trimble Transportation Mobility announced recently that Thomas Fansler has been appointed the president of Transportation Mobility. Fansler currently serves as president of Trimble Transportation Analytics. Jim Rodi was named general manager of the division’s Global Markets, which

  • Minimizer names two North American sales managers

    February 9, 2018 9:30AM by Truck News

    BLOOMING PRAIRIE, Minn. — Minimizer announced the addition of Brian Purcell and Mitch Hollifield as the company’s new North American regional sales managers today. Purcell will oversee the North American Western based sales team and Hollifield will be in charge

  • Angela Splinter to open Women with Drive event

    February 6, 2018 9:41AM by Truck News

    OTTAWA, Ont. – Trucking HR Canada announced today that its CEO, Angela Splinter, will be stating opening remarks at its fourth annual Women with Drive event scheduled for March 1 in Toronto. Last year, Splinter was diagnosed with advanced stage

  • AMTA names new president

    January 31, 2018 9:10PM by Truck West

    EDMONTON, Alta. – The Alberta Motor Transport Association (AMTA) announced that Chris Nash will be its next president effective March 5. Nash takes over for outgoing president Lorraine Card, who announced her retirement last December. Having started his career in

  • Kenworth names Canadians to Service Council

    January 30, 2018 12:54PM by Truck News

    KIRKLAND, Wash. – Kenworth has named two Canadians to its 2018 Service Council. The Kenworth Service Council promotes service and product improvements for Kenworth. Canadian members include: Adam Burrough, Edmonton Kenworth, Edmonton, Alta.; and Nicolas Letendre, Kenworth Maska, Sherbrooke, Que.

  • ATSSA donates to local causes

    January 30, 2018 10:21AM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – The Automotive Transportation Service Superintendents’ Association (ATSSA) held its annual charity and fun night Dec. 14, 2017, collecting donations for underprivileged children through the Toys for Tots program. Food items were also collected on behalf of the

  • Eberspaecher North America names new president

    January 29, 2018 1:20PM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Eberspaecher North America has announced it has named  Oleg Riabtsev  as the new president for its North American entities. Riabtsev brings with him many years of experience in the automotive, OEM, and aftermarket segments. He will be

  • Bergstrom names global v.p. of sales

    January 24, 2018 10:06AM by Truck News

    ROCKFORD, Ill. — Bergstrom has named Graham Cook its global vice-president of sales. The new position is a response to the growing global footprint of Bergstrom customers. In his new role, Cook will oversee global sales efforts and be responsible

  • Women in Trucking seeking applicants for Canadian Image Team

    January 24, 2018 7:59AM by Truck News

    PLOVER, Wisc. — Women In Trucking Association (WIT) is seeking trucking industry professionals for its Canadian Image Team. The group’s mission is to encourage the employment of women in the trucking industry, promote their accomplishments, and minimize obstacles faced by women