Pitts Enterprises has named William “Bill” Breeden, a 44-year trucking industry veteran, as plant manager of the company's Dorsey Trailers manufacturing facility in Elba AL. Prior to joining Dorsey, he worked with Fontaine Military Products since 2007 as the specialized manager for production of specialized trailers and heavy haulers for military use in the United States, United Kingdom, and Egypt.
Scott Harris recently joined TODCO as plant manager of the company's western manufacturing facility in Tecate, Mexico. Harris has spent more than 20 years working in bilingual environments, the past ten years with Bourns Sensors and Controls, where he was design engineering manager and field applications engineer.
John M. Pigott has been named to Paccar Inc's board of directors, effective April 27, 2009, according to his brother Mark Pigott, Paccar chairman and chief executive officer. John Pigott is a partner in Beta Business Ventures LLC, a private investment company formed in 2008, and was a partner in the predecessor company Beta Capital Group LLC since 2003.
Filiberto “Fili” Coello has joined Phillips Industries as general manager of the company's Electrical Harness Division (EHD). He has 14 years of general manager experience and nearly 25 years in the automotive industry, including wire harness manufacturing. The EHD has successfully transitioned to its new site in Saltillo, Mexico under the direction of Mike Langan, who will continue to work with Phillips on special projects.