ON THE MOVE AND MAKING NEWS
Workhorse Leadership Team
Workhorse Custom Chassis has assembled a management team
with considerable automotive and truck industry experience to make sure the company
continues its aggressive start-up schedule.
Workhorse recruited a number of heavy hitters from Detroit automakers for key positions.
Acker Dir. Int'l./Gov. Sales
Bob Atkins COO
National Service Mgr.
Director RV Sales
Dir. Nat'l. Accounts
Dir. Nat'l. Fleet Sales
Anthony T. Castor, III
Appointed President and CEO of The Morgan Group
Charles C. Baum who previously held these positions, will
continue to serve as chairman of the board.
Castor will be based in Rye, NY, with responsibilities
for guiding The Morgan Group into new areas as well as overseeing its Elkhart,
Castor, 48, brings more than 25 years of comprehensive
business experience to the company. Most recently, he was president and chief executive
officer of New Jersey based Precision Industrial Corp. where he led a team of executives
who doubled the size of the company in approximately two years. Pre-cision Industrial
generated a return on investment for shareholders of over 80% in approximately 18 months
under Castor's leadership.
Rich Allen Becomes
Assistant V.P. at Coachmen
In his new position, Allen's areas of responsiblilty will
include media relations, public relations and the research and development of product
exposure opportunities. In addition he assumes the responsibility for employee
communications and publication of COA World, Coachmen's bi-monthly employee
Allen joined Coachmen in 1997, and previously served as
Director of Communications.
|Rafael Hernandez has joined Thetford/Norcold as Technical Service Representative
in the Western U.S.
Among the responsibilities for
Hernandez, who will be based in Portland, will be to work with manufacturers and to
conduct service training seminars involving Thetford sanitation products and Norcold's
Danelle Conley Promoted
Danelle Conley has recently been promoted from
General Sales Manager to Director of Sales at Altmans Winnebago.
Conley, a 10-year veteran of Altmans will oversee revenue in the sales, service, parts and
rental departments of all three Altmans California locations.
Custom Coach Corporation has recently hired Barbara
Wayman, APR as Manager of Communications. In the newly created position, Ms. Wayman
will oversee the company's public relations, advertising and promotion efforts.
Derek Sell will be selling - as a sales
represe ntative in the North Central Territory for Thetford/ Norcold. Sell will
service the company's RV and marine manufacturers, distributors and retailers in Illinois,
Minnesota, North and South Dakota and Wisconsin.