INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Allison Transmission today announced the promotion of Otto Szalavari to managing director of global marketing. He will be instrumental in driving growth through ongoing implementation and refinement of the company’s marketing strategy.
PORTLAND, Ore. – Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) today announced that David Carson, currently president of Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation (FCCC), has been appointed president of Western Star Trucks and chief diversity officer of DTNA. Carson succeeds Kelley Platt who has been promoted within the Daimler AG global organization to president and chief executive officer of Daimler's truck joint venture Beijing Foton Daimler Automotive Co., Ltd. (BFDA) in China.
ABBOTSFORD, BC -- Gatekeeper Systems Inc. (“Gatekeeper” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Mr. Charlie Bruce and Mr. David Stumpo to the Board of Directors, effective immediately.
NEW YORK – Vallo Transportation promoted their fifth annual anti-bullying awareness campaign entitled No Bullying Zone. To celebrate this milestone anniversary, the company increased outreach efforts in the community and hosted a special bullying prevention presentation at JHS 194 in Whitestone, NY. The presentation featured national anti-bullying speaker Tom Thelen.
It has been a privilege of mine, from time to time, to drive high school football state champions. It is a height of the trip to pull the cord on the bus air horn as we turn into the school, announcing to the entire neighborhood, “We won!” Over the years I have driven many winning teams, teams that lost, and even the occasional state champs. One of the key differences I picked up along the way is the difference between coaching state champions and training run-of-the-mill teams. More broadly, there is a stark distinction between a coach and a trainer.
Barry Sudduth took over as National Association for Pupil Transportation president during industry conferences in Columbus, Ohio and was joined on the board by Rick Grisham, the 2017 STN Leadership Award winner and executive director of transportation for Cobb County School District in Georgia.
NEW YORK – The New York School Bus Contractors Association (NYSBCA) presented their 2017 industry safety and service awards during the association’s 63rd annual convention held October 13 - 15 at the Courtyard by Marriott in Lake George, NY.