Webb Wheel Severe Duty has named Nate Nielsen director of sales and Jeremy Zills manager of engineering.

Nielsen transferred to Webb Severe Duty from the company’s Aftermarket Business Unit where he most recently held the position of OES strategic account manager. He joined Webb Wheel in 2010, following a decade of advancements in the commercial vehicle industry at Paccar, Peterbilt and Federal Mogul. 

Zills also transferred to Webb Severe Duty from another Webb Wheel business. Zills joined the company in 2002 as design engineer at its OEM facility in Tell City, IN, and progressed to senior project engineer II with its state of the art R&D facility in Cullman, AL. 

“These gentlemen bring a significant amount of commercial vehicle sales and engineering experience to these positions. Nate and Jeremy’s expertise will be instrumental in our organization’s goal of remaining the leading supplier of premium value-add solutions for vocational customers,” said Ken Kelley, president.