• Ryder System Inc. anounced the appointment of Anthony (Tony) Tegnelia as president of U.S. Fleet Management Solutions; Vicki O'Meara has been appointed president of U.S. Supply Chain Solutions.

  • Larry Springer, linehaul driver for Central Freight Lines, has been named ATA Truck Driver of the Year.

  • Freightliner LLC has named Jeff Wallis general manager of Parts Sales & Marketing for Freightliner.

  • Bill Caton has joined Navistar International Corp. as executive vice president of finance.

  • Caterpillar has promoted Karl Vandermyde to manager of Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) sales; Michael D. Dutton is now manager of sales & product support-East.

  • The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has named Marc O. Voorhees vice president of finance for North America; Arthur de Bok has been named president of Goodyear's European Union business.

  • TSE Brakes Inc. announced the appointment of Roger McEvoy as marketing manager.

  • Richard "Rick" Klein has been named vice president and general manager for Accuride Corp.'s aluminum wheel division.

  • Detroit Diesel Corp. has appointed Craig Cartmill vp of service and customer support.

  • John Gruber has been appointed vice president of corporate development for Federal Signal Corp.

  • Philip J. Caplan has joined Webb Wheel's OEM Truck Business Unit as OEM account executive. The company also announced the following promotions: Mike Self, director of manufacturing; Jeremy Zills, engineering manager; and Dwayne Smith, controller.

  • XTRA Lease has named Matthew Geekie general counsel and secretary.

  • The National Private Truck Council has elected Robert Boyich, vp-sales & marketing, CPC Logistics, to fill the Allied Small Supplier seat on its Board of Directors.