Slagle Named Mack President & CEO
Mack Trucks, Inc. announced that Dennis R. Slagle will succeed Paul L. Vikner as president and CEO of the company effective April 1, 2008. Slagle, 53, has served since 2003 as president and CEO of Volvo Construction Equipment North America,
Vikner, who has served as president and CEO since 2001, will become vice chairman of the Mack board of directors. He will also continue to represent both Mack and its parent company, the Volvo Group, in their work with various federal government entities and industry organizations affecting the Volvo Group’s North American truck operations.