Newsmakers

New Management at Deutz’ Torqeedo Group
Deutz has announced the restructuring of the management team at its Torqeedo subsidiary. Going forward, Dr. Ralf Plieninger and Dr. Michael Rummel
Senior Management Changes at Prinoth
Prinoth, the Canadian manufacturer of tracked vehicles and part of HTI Group (High Technology Industries), has announced an extensive series of senior
Mellquist Named President Volvo Penta, Member of Volvo Group Management
Heléne Mellquist has been appointed as president of Volvo Penta and as new member of Volvo Group Management. She will replace Björn
Shake-Up At Blount
Blount International, Inc. announced the appointment of Paul Tonnesen as its chief executive officer, effective immediately. Tonnesen succeeds Josh Collins, who served
Jones New Aftersales Manager At HDNA
Hatz Diesel of North America, Inc. (HDNA) announced that Terry Jones has joined the company as aftersales manager, responsible for working with
Hy-Brid Lifts Appoints South-Central Territory Manager
Hy-Brid Lifts named Chad Diacek as regional territory manager of the south-central region. Diacek will cover Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Northern
PERC Names New Director of Off-Road Business Development
The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) has named Matt McDonald as its new director of off-road business development. In his new
Magee New VP At HED
HED, Inc., the Hartford, Wis., supplier of vehicle control and telematics systems for heavy-duty off-highway applications, announced that Steve Magee has joined
Duplomatic Names Communication & Marketing Manager
Italy-based Duplomatic Motion Solutions named Sara Bernardelli as Corporate Communications & Marketing Manager. Bernardelli has a journalistic background and experience in communications
Clarios Names Mark Wallace CEO
Mark Wallace, an executive who has decades of leadership in the automotive, commercial vehicle, off-highway and aftermarket industries, has been named president
Hatz Diesel of NA Strengthens Application Engineering
Hatz Diesel of North America announced it has appointed Zach Smith to its engineering team. Smith, a mechanical engineer, joined Hatz from
Case IH Names New VP For Europe
Case IH has appointed Ville Mansikkamäki to the role of vice president Case IH Europe. He succeeds Thierry Panadero, who has taken
Director For Hydrogen Technology Center
The Hydrogen Technology Center at GTI has named Kristine Wiley named director. GTI, Des Plaines, Ill. has established the Hydrogen Technology Center
New Customer Service Manager At Hatz
Hatz Diesel of North America (HDNA) has promoted Nikki Lannert to Customer Service manager. Lannert is part of a worldwide team of
Giovannetti New CEO At Bergstrom
Bergstrom Inc., the Rockford, Ill., manufacturer of cab climate systems for heavy-duty commercial trucks, off-highway equipment and specialty vehicles, said its board
Stoneburner New GM At Kaman Industrial
Kaman Distribution Group (KDG), a value-added distributor of bearings, power transmission, automation and fluid power products, announced that industry veteran, Mark Stoneburner
Treuer Joins Hatz Diesel
Hatz Diesel of North America announced that Cassie Treuer has joined the company as an executive and marketing assistant to the CEO
Steyr’s New Head of Commercial Ops
Peter Friis has been named head of Commercial Operations in Europe for Steyr, a CNH Industrial brand. Friis replaces Thierry Panadero, head
Rolls-Royce Power Systems Names ABB Exec As COO
Rolls-Royce Power Systems said it is appointing Otto Preiss as chief operating officer (COO) and is adding him to its management board
Boehler Appointed To Board At Hy-Brid Lifts
Hy-Brid Lifts, a manufacturer of low-level access equipment, has appointed Brad Boehler to its Board of Directors. In this role, Boehler will
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