FleetPride Inc., an aftermarket distributor of heavy-duty truck parts, has appointed Gordon A. Ulsh as president & CEO following an executive search that began August 13.
Ulsh had previously worked with a private equity firm as an industrial partner in analyzing automotive components industry segments for investment opportunities. Prior to that role, in 1998, Ulsh led the $3.8-billion worldwide aftermarket division of Federal-Mogul Corp. He also served as Federal Mogul’s president & COO in 1999.
FleetPride, based in Deerfield, IL, operates more than 160 locations in 33 states and carries a full line of brand name parts as well as an assortment of private brand parts. In addition, FleetPride offers in-house re-manufactured products.