Newsmakers

Mack Names Lehigh Valley VP, GM
Gunnar Brunius has been appointed vice president and general manager of Mack Truck’s Lehigh Valley Operations, effective October 1, 2020. The facility,
Schmitz, Ex-Deutz CEO, Passes
Werner A. Schmitz, former president of Deutz Corp. in Atlanta has passed away. Born in Bergisch Gladbach, Germany, in 1935, Schmitz began
Block To Succeed Hoffman At John Deere Power Systems
John Deere Power Systems (JDPS), Waterloo, Ia., has announced a change to its leadership team in response to the planned retirement of
New EAME Sales Director For Perkins
Following Trevor Toulson’s retirement, Richard Hemmings has been promoted to the position of EAME sales director at Perkins. Hemmings is responsible for
New Role At Perkins for Giunta
Perkins Engines Company Limited has appointed Bill Giunta Americas sales director, leading industrial engine sales execution for Perkins products within the Americas
REV COO Resigns
REV Group, the Milwaukee, Wis. manufacturer of specialty vehicles, that includes buses, fire trucks, ambulances, and recreational vehicles said that Ian Walsh
Three Named To Bendix Exec Positions
Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC has named three longtime members of its leadership team to newly created senior executive positions. The company
Ylänen New Vice President, Deere Forestry
Timo Ylänen, CEO of John Deere Forestry Oy, has been appointed vice president of the Deere & Company’s forestry machine business. In
Eulitz To Leave Knorr-Bremse
Knorr-Bremse said Bernd Eulitz, chairman of its executive board, has resigned by mutual agreement with the company effective from August 31, 2020
Palmer Johnson Hires Fisher, Mott
Steve Fisher and Eric “Mo” Mott, two veteran off-highway industry executives, have joined the Palmer Johnson family of companies where they will
Duplomatic MS Named New General Manager
Paolo Leutenegger has been appointed General Manager at Duplomatic MS, a specialist in motion control technologies in multiple sectors. The company said,
New CFO For Deutz AG
The supervisory board of Deutz AG has appointed Dr. Sebastian Schulte to the board of management of Deutz AG effective no later
New Engineering VP At Daimler Trucks NA
Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) announced the appointment of Dr. Rainer Müller-Finkeldei to the role of senior vice president of engineering and
Miller New Sales Manager At Kelly Generator
Kelly Generator & Equipment, Inc. (KG&E) announced the addition of Robert Miller as sales manager. His primary role at KG&E will be
Keever New President At Enercon Engineering
Enercon Engineering, the East Peroria, Ill., supplier of low- and medium-voltage switchgear and other power generation products, announced that Nick Keever has
New Marketing Head At Daimler Buses
Mirko Sgodda, previously head of Compliance Trucks & Buses, will become the new head of Sales, Marketing and Customer Services at Daimler
Arnold New President Of Delta Systems
Delta Systems, the Streetsboro, Ohio, manufacturer of switches and electronic components for outdoor power equipment and off-road markets, has appointed Joey Arnold
Thomale Heads New Continental Specialty Tire Business Unit
Continental has combined its global activities in the special-purpose tire segment. Effective July 1, the business areas of Commercial Specialty Tires, Two
Board Changes At Robert Bosch
  Robert Bosch GmbH has announced changes to the board of management. Effective December 31, 2020, Christoph Kübel  will be retiring from
PurePower Technologies Names Gow
PurePower Technologies (PPT) has named Stephen Gow as director of business development and sales. Reporting to Managing Director Greg Butler, Gow will
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