Paccar’s New President

Paccar Inc. has named Preston Feight as chief executive officer (CEO) effective July 1, 2019. Feight was also elected as a member of the Paccar board of directors, effective on the same date.

Feight is currently executive vice president of Paccar and succeeds Ron Armstrong who has served as the company’s chief executive officer since April 2014. Armstrong will retire from the company and the board on June 30, 2019. Mark Pigott remains as executive chairman and will continue to provide strategic counsel to the company.

Feight, 51, has been with Paccar for 21 years that has included being president of DAF Trucks, vice president and general manager of Kenworth Truck Co. as well as assistant general manager sales and marketing, and chief engineer at Kenworth. Preston earned a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from Northern Arizona University and a MS degree in Engineering Management from the University of Colorado.

Related Articles

New President For Wacker Neuson-North America
Mack’s New Vice President, National Accounts
Morbark Names Product Manager, Tree Care Products
Brokk Appoints Business Development Manager
Twin Disc Names President & COO
Danfoss Names Public and Industry Affairs Director
Vermeer MV’s New Engineering Manager
Hatz Names Director of Service

Latest News

Magazine Issue Archive

Diesel Progress – July 2019
Diesel Progress – June 2019
Diesel Progress International May-June 2019
Diesel Progress – May 2019
Diesel Progress – April 2019
Diesel Progress International – March-April 2019
Diesel Progress – March 2019
Diesel Progress – February 2019
Diesel Progress – January 2019
Diesel Progress International – January – February 2019

Login

Forgotten Password?

Haven’t got an account? Click here to register.