Taylor to Lead Cat On-Highway

Posted on October 26, 2006

George Taylor has been appointed director of Caterpillar Power Systems North America. Formerly the marketing manager for the Caterpillar Asia Pacific Marketing Division in Singapore, Taylor replaces Jim McReynolds, who now will lead the Caterpillar Global Paving Division.

Taylor has primary responsibility for all aspects of Cat’s on-highway engine business including line haul, over-the-road and vocational trucks, and buses and RVs. He also will lead field service operations and parts marketing for all of the Power Systems business sectors, including electric power, marine, petroleum and industrial engines.

Taylor joined the company in 1998 as manager of strategic planning for Caterpillar Business Development Services. He subsequently held several leadership positions within the sales and marketing organization, moving to Singapore in 2003 to take on the role of marketing manager for the Asia Pacific Marketing Division.