R-O-M Corp has promoted Steve Briggs to chief executive officer; he will also maintain his duties as president. Jeff Hupke will now serve as chief operating officer in addition to his chief financial officer responsibilities. Briggs, who joined the firm in 2004, was promoted to president in 2006. He succeeds John R McAlister, who remains the company's chairman. Hupke joined the company as CFO in 2005.
PAR Logistics Management Systems, a subsidiary of PAR Technology Corp (PTC), has announced that John Penizotto has joined the company as director of sales, truck and trailer products. Before joining PAR, he was the Northeast regional sales manager for Carrier Corp's Transicold Division, where he was employed for 23 years.
Mobile Fleet Service, Spokane has hired Kai Clancy as sales manager. Clancy brings more than 13 years of professional experience and customer service to the company.
Fontaine International-North America has named Henry Bell president, and Terry Mennen has joined the company as vice-president of business development. Bell joined the Fontaine family in August 2005 as president of the Fleet Business Unit of Fontaine Trailer. Mennen comes to the firm with more than 23 years' experience in the commercial vehicle industry.