Webb Wheel Aftermarket, the aftermarket business unit of Webb Wheel Products, has created a new position designed to meet the needs of fleet operators for premium and innovative wheel-end replacement products in support of their established distribution channel customers, it said.

Vernon Pruitt has been hired as director of fleet business development.

Pruitt joins Webb after spending more than two decades with Navistar International holding various positions with ever increasing responsibilities, most recently as director of sales for UpTime Parts. His experience with Navistar included managing dealer operations and direct communications with major fleet accounts.