Joe Wolf has been named global advanced engineering manager for Maxion Wheels.

Wolf, an 18-year veteran of the company, will assist in the practical exploration of new materials and technologies that will enable innovative engineering and marketing of new truck and trailer wheels technologies to Maxion’s North American OE (original equipment) and fleet customers, the company said.

Wolf joined Maxion Wheels in 1995 as a product engineer.  He has also held management positions in Engineering and Program Launch, and as senior account manager on the North American sales team, supporting Chrysler, Volvo Trucks and the military vehicle OEMs.