Kenworth Truck Co. has promoted Chris Braun to the position of Kenworth assistant gm for operations, effective September 1. He will continue to be responsible for Kenworth manufacturing facilities located in Renton and Seattle, WA, Chillicothe, OH, and Ste. Therese, PQ., and will take on responsibility for quality, Six Sigma programs, materials and manufacturing engineering.

Braun has been with the Paccar organization since 1987. His experience includes various accounting and controller positions within the North American truck divisions, including division controller for Kenworth.

Kenworth is a division of Paccar Inc, and manufacturers heavy- and medium-duty trucks.