Martin Starbuck has recently been appointed as Head of Sales and Market Development at Flettner Ventilator Limited – manufacturers of rotary roof ventilators for commercial vehicles. He brings with him over 30 years experience in international business development and distributor management primarily gained within the automotive and material handling sectors. ‘We are delighted to welcome […]Full Story »
Friends Charlotte Brown and Emily Capel have landed their dream jobs – as apprentice heavy truck technicians working for their local Mercedes-Benz dealer. The 18-year-olds were taken on after convincing managers at Sparshatts of Kent of their commitment by turning up at every opportunity during their summer holidays to gain – unpaid – work experience. […]Full Story »
Best known for his eight years spent at CAP Red Book, Hill turned gamekeeper in moving to work in disposals for five years at Iveco. Hill’s newest move gives him the opportunity to return to the valuation product market with a brand new product. Hill says “Not a lot of people know who VIP Data […]Full Story »
Fiat Professional has announced the appointment of Sebastiano Fedrigo to the role of Director, responsible for all the business activities of Fiat Group Automobiles UK’s commercial vehicle division. He returns to the UK from his previous role as area sales manager based at Fiat’s headquarters in Turin during which time he was responsible for supporting […]Full Story »
Vauxhall has appointed Ian Dugdale as its Fleet Aftersales Development Manager. Ian is field-based and will be working alongside Andy Boocock, Fleet Programmes and Systems Manager, to develop and promote the Vauxhall Aftersales offering to its fleet customers. For the last 10 years, Ian has worked for a top 50 contract hire company where he […]Full Story »
Commercial vehicle company Euroway Group has announced that Allan McKee has recently joined the expanding sales team at the company.Full Story »
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has appointed a new director, Alex Smith, 37, who will take up the role on 1 November, replacing Simon Elliott who recently accepted a new position as Managing Director of Volkswagen Group Ireland. Alex is currently Head of Retail Operations for Volkswagen Passenger Cars.Full Story »
Bill Beadnell, Chairman of North East Truck & Van (NETV), has died aged 78. He leaves a wife, Marina, and son Kevin.
Bill was one of the original founders of NETV in 1969, when it was established as an independent service workshop. During the company’s growth he successively held the title of Sales Director, Managing Director and latterly Chairman, seeing the business grow into the large scale operation it is today.
There’s a new star on the rise at John R. Weir Truck & Van, the Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicle dealer for the north and north-east of Scotland.Full Story »
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles UK is boosting its corporate sales department to enhance the service it can provide to its customers.Full Story »