PORTLAND, Ore. — Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) today announced the appointment of Jeff Allen and Stefan Kurschner to its Operating Committee. Effective August 1, 2017, Jeff Allen assumes the position of DTNA’s senior vice president of Production, Quality and Specialty Vehicles. Effective July 1, 2017, Stefan Kurschner will lead DTNA’s Aftermarket business units as senior vice president.
LISLE, Ill., April 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) today announced that Phil Christman has been promoted to President, Operations, effective immediately. His scope of responsibilities will include procurement, product development, manufacturing and supply chain. He will report to Persio Lisboa, Navistar's chief operating officer.
LISLE, Ill., – Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) today announced that Jeffrey A. Dokho has been named to its board of directors, effective immediately. Dokho, 42, replaces Dennis D. Williams, president of the United Auto Workers (UAW), who is retiring from the Navistar board after serving nearly 11 years as a director. Since 1993, one non-elected seat on the Navistar board has been filled by a person appointed by the UAW.
Albany, N.Y. – Transportation Advisory Group (www.TagUSA.org) announced today that John BeGasse has joined the firm to further develop their growing portfolio of regional and national accounts. He is now a lead consultant and Partner in the school transportation consulting firm.
The National Transportation Safety Board announced that Robert L. Sumwalt once again is the agency's vice chairman, taking over the spot on the board from fellow Member Bella Dinh-Zarr. He also replaces Dinh-Zarr as acting chairman as the nation's independent crash investigation agency awaits a full-time leader.
Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) announced that Chief Operating Officer Roger Neilsen will become chief executive officer and president, effective April 1. He will oversee all brands, includingThomas Built Buses.