• ABF Freight System driver Kevin Scott Harris has been selected the 2002 National Driver of the Year by ATA.

  • DOT has named Richard Capka deputy administrator of the Federal Highway Administration.

  • James “Jim” Morrow has been promoted to president of Detroit Diesel Corp.

  • Michael Connor has been promoted to executive vp of Fontaine International.

  • Goodyear's commercial tire div. has named Dave Beasley director of sales and Al Cohn manager of strategic initiatives/communications.

  • John O'Leary has been named president of Freightliner LLC's Thomas Built Buses, replacing

  • John Thomas III, who will now act as a consultant to the company.

  • Jim Gaynor has been named director of manufacturing & operations by puraDYN Filter Technologies.

  • Penske Truck Leasing has named Brian Donley fleet remarketing specialist.

  • Workhorse Custom Chassis has promoted Jim Johnson to vp of purchasing.

  • The National Private Truck Council has announced these changes to its board: Matthew W. Peterson, manager of national account sales for Mack