Jack Allen, vice-president and general manager of International's parts business, has been named president of the engine group. He succeeds Richard J Fotsch, who resigned to accept an executive position with Wisconsin-based Kohler Co. Phyllis E Cochran, chief executive officer and GM of Navistar Financial Corp, was named to succeed Allen at the parts business. She has headed the company's finance subsidiary operations since December 2002.
Terry Mennen is the new director of sales for vocational accounts at Hendrickson International, while Sean Coleman returned to the company sales organization as director of sales-OEM truck products. Mennen most recently was director of sales-truck products, and Coleman previously served with the Hendrickson Truck Suspension Systems marketing department as senior marketing manager.
Blaise Sincavage has been hired by Leyman Lift Gates to cover its mid-Atlantic sales region. He will be based at his home office in Coatesville PA. Sincavage formerly worked as a regional sales manager for Grumman Olson for three years.
Arrow Truck Sales Inc has created two new regional sales manager positions. George Papp has been named eastern regional sales manager after serving as national fleet sales manager since 2000. Ken Kosic has rejoined Arrow to serve as western regional sales manager. He started in the heavy-truck industry in 1971 and has worked at major truck dealerships. Pete Monize has been promoted to group purchasing director from his previous position as a sales associate.
Webb Wheel Products Inc has hired Thomas Robertson as vice-president/controller. He is relocating from Wisconsin, where he most recently served as vice-president of finance and business unit controller for ABB Automation Drives and Motors, a division of ABB Inc.