John McKinney Purchases Midwest Transit Equipment

KANKAKEE, Il.- Midwest Transit Equipment, a 41 year old school and commercial bus distributor corporately located in Kankakee, IL, announced it has sold the stock of its company to John McKinney, former President of Navistar’s Global Bus division and an investment group led by Brightwater Partners of Wheaton, IL.

Daimler Trucks North America Announces New Executive Appointments to Operating Committee

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.