Following the announcement of the merger between Diamond Companies and Roberts Truck Center, the two companies have jointly announced several senior management appointments.
Scott Gill has been named chief operating officer, David Park chief financial officer, and Justin Fink has been named senior vice president, truck sales. All three will report to the partners of the as-yet unnamed company: Blaine Roberts, Blair Roberts and Richard “Dick” Sweebe.
Roberts Truck Center, a holding company for truck and bus dealerships in Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas, and Diamond Companies, a holding company for International Truck and IC Bus dealerships in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Tennessee, will merge effective Jan. 1, 2014.
Gill has served as the COO of Diamond Companies since 1997. Serving under Gill will be three regional vice presidents of operations. Allan Ash will direct operations in Texas and New Mexico; Dan Keefe will direct operations in Kansas and Oklahoma, and Gerald “Jerry” Schaefer will direct operations in Arkansas, Missouri and Tennessee.
Duke Fancher has been named vice president of service.
Park began his career in the truck industry with the Roberts organization in 1978. He became the controller for Roberts Truck Center in 1997 and CFO in 2001.
Before joining Diamond Companies to head truck sales in 2013, Fink was the regional vice president for the Navistar’s Southwest sales region.
Randy Smith has been appointed vice president of used truck sales.