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Eaton disaster relief grant to help Arkansas flood relief efforts

Eaton Corp. announced a disaster relief grant of $25,000 to benefit the American Red Cross to help provide relief for ...

Meritor appoints Daehnert

Meritor, Inc. has appointed Christy Daehnert director of investor relations, effective July 15. Daehnert will report directly to Mary Lehmann, senior vice president of treasury, corporate ...

Cannon signs on with Fort Garry Industries

Fort Garry Industries announces the hiring of Dave Cannon as senior manager of business development. Cannon comes to Fort Garry from Fras-Le, where he worked as a director of sales and marketing for the company’s commercial vehicle aftermarket division. According to Fort Garry, Cannon’s experience, extensive knowledge and contacts ...

Michelin Americas Truck Tires unveils refuse tire

Michelin Americas Truck Tires (MATT) is introducing a next generation tire and a new retread size offering for refuse applications. The Michelin XZUS2 tire delivers up to a 20 percent increase in removal miles over its predecessor the XZUS tire. The new XZUS 280 retread size completes the XZUS ...

Eaton enhances access to Reman transmissions

Eaton Corporation announced it has increased the availability and coverage of its Reman transmissions through the addition of a new Flex Reman line, which Eaton says ensures fleets receive genuine Eaton quality and content. In addition, Eaton says it has raised the standard warranty coverage of its entire heavy-duty ...

Treadway to serve as panelist for Succession Planning Series

Dixon Hughes Goodman and Keith Ely & Associates announced that the second session of the “Building a Roadmap for the Future” will be held at the 2011 Commercial Vehicle Outlook Conference on Aug. 25 in Dallas. The first session held at the 2011 American Truck Dealers Convention addressed ...

Douglas Dynamics names Krueger Class II independent auditor

Douglas Dynamics, a provider of snow and ice control equipment for light trucks, announced the appointment of Kenneth Krueger as a Class II independent director effective July 5. Krueger will serve as a member of the audit committee, the compensation committee and the nominating committee. We welcome Ken to ...

Hytrol names Reyher director, international development

Hytrol Conveyor Co. Inc. announced the addition of George Reyher as director of international development, where he directs the company’s international business efforts, which includes developing a strategy for expanding into new international markets. Reyher, who brings 20 years of engineering and international sales experience in the packaging and ...

Eaton names Jones senior VP/environment, health and safety

Eaton Corp. announced that Harold Jones has been named senior vice president for environment, health and safety. Jones comes to Eaton from GE Aviation Systems, where he served as general manager of the EHS function globally. He also led Lean Six Sigma and health and medical programs for ...

Toyo Tire U.S.A. names Coleman senior director of marketing

Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. announced Amy Coleman has been named senior director of marketing, responsible for leading all aspects of the company’s marketing, focusing on business growth while enhancing brand equity and awareness. The department includes advertising, sales promotions, communications, Web initiatives, dealer support, sponsorships and events. Coleman has ...