• Robert Oswald has been named chairman and CEO, and Joseph McAleese has been named president of Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems.

  • Nick Cole is named director of vocational sales for Sterling Truck Corp. and Western Star Trucks.

  • Jim Reynolds is now the On-Highway Engines general manager for Caterpillar; Steve Brown is appointed sales development manager.

  • Richard Fearon is appointed chief financial and planning officer for Eaton Corp.

  • Ruan Transportation Management Systems has named Mark Murfin senior vp-sales and marketing; Ralph Arthur senior vp-operations (East); and John Schreiber, senior vp-operations (West).

  • As part of the restructuring of The Holland Group's U.S.-based operations, the following corporate appointments were announced: Woodrow (Woody) Weigandt, vp global marketing and product development; Jack Gisinger, vp engineering; Zoran Tomic, director of trailer suspension systems; and Robert Eldridge, product marketing manager-fifth wheels. Appointments at Holland USA include: Tim Hemingway, president; Dale Dolezal, vp-operations; Tom Foster, manufacturing director-coupling products; and Rick Wagner, manufacturing director-suspension products.

  • Waltco Truck Equipment Co. has named Dave Lang sales and marketing director.

  • Stan Dolesh is named aftermarket integration manager at Autocar.

  • IMMI has named Bruce Dufour as general manager, commercial division; Steve Eickenroht as director of on-highway sales; and Jim Chinni as director of engineering, commercial division.

  • Terry Smith has been named vp and chief technology office of Sirius Satellite Radio.