Wabash appoints COO, looks for CEO

Aug. 16, 2001
Truck trailer maker Wabash National Corp. has tapped Arthur R. Brown as its vp and COO. Brown will have responsibility for all manufacturing operations, as well as the purchasing, quality, and the manufacturing and industrial engineering functions of the company. Brown’s background includes over 25 years of diversified manufacturing experience in positions of increasing responsibility, most recently
Truck trailer maker Wabash National Corp. has tapped Arthur R. Brown as its vp and COO. Brown will have responsibility for all manufacturing operations, as well as the purchasing, quality, and the manufacturing and industrial engineering functions of the company.

Brown’s background includes over 25 years of diversified manufacturing experience in positions of increasing responsibility, most recently as the vp of Fram/Autolite Operations for Honeywell Corp., overseeing manufacturing operations in an eight-plant group.

Wabash has also hired Heidrick & Struggles International Inc., an executive search firm, to assist it in identifying internal and external candidates for its vacant CEO position.

Voice your opinion!

To join the conversation, and become an exclusive member of FleetOwner, create an account today!

Sponsored Recommendations

Leveraging telematics to get the most from insurance

Fleet owners are quickly adopting telematics as part of their risk mitigation strategy. Here’s why.

Reliable EV Charging Solution for Last-Mile Delivery Fleets

Selecting the right EV charging infrastructure and the right partner to best solve your needs are critical. Learn which solution PepsiCo is choosing to power their fleet and help...

Overcoming Common Roadblocks Associated with Fleet Electrification at Scale

Fleets in the United States, are increasingly transitioning from internal combustion engine vehicles to electric vehicles. While this shift presents challenges, there are strategies...

Report: The 2024 State of Heavy-Duty Repair

From capitalizing on the latest revenue trends to implementing strategic financial planning—this report serves as a roadmap for navigating the challenges and opportunities of ...