Industry News - June 2014

Industry News - June 2014
Wayne Rose, global marketing manager

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Baldwin Filters names director of financial reporting

Baldwin Filters promoted Tawnia Wood from controller to director of financial reporting and analysis.

Hino delivers 10,000th truck to Penske

Hino Trucks commemorated delivery of the 10,000th Hino truck to Penske Truck Leasing at Hino’s plant in Williamstown, W.Va. The 2015 model 168A is part of Hino’s Class 6 and 7 conventional truck line.

Franklin Electric names chief executive officer

Franklin Electric named Gregg C. Sengstack chief executive officer. He replaces R. Scott Trumbull, who retired in May. Trumbull will remain the company’s nonexecutive chairman.

Continental names managers

Continental Tire the Americas appointed a new management team to its commercial vehicle tire group. Federico Jimenez will be responsible for managing sales and marketing. Marco Rabe was named director of truck tire technologies. Terry Smouter will manage business development in the truck tire group. James Matarelli was appointed Western regional manager for truck tires, replacing David Gibson, who moved to Continental’s north region. Mat Livigni, previously north region manager, will head the Canadian market.

Armstrong names global marketing manager

Armstrong Fluid Technology named Wayne Rose global marketing manager - pumps. He will be responsible for Suction Guides and Flo-Tex valves, as well as Armstrong’s portfolio of pumps, with an emphasis on the company’s Design Envelope pump models.

Isuzu marks 30th anniversary in U.S. market

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America celebrates 30 years in the U.S. market. The KS22, the first Isuzu truck in America, arrived at the Port of Jacksonville, Fla., in November 1984. 


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