Volvo Trucks North America appointed Jeff Lester senior vice president of sales effective Aug. 1. Lester will lead the North American regional sales organization, working closely with the regional vice presidents to drive growth. Lester will be based in Greensboro, N.C.
Lester joined Volvo Trucks North America in 1999 and has more than 30 years of experience in the trucking industry. Most recently he was regional vice president – Southeast. He has also had regional fleet manager, district sales manager and regional powertrain manager positions in the Southeast region.