Brian Daniels appointed Vice President of Vocational National Accounts

PORTLAND, Ore. – (Oct. 17, 2022) – Daimler Truck North America (DTNA) announced today that Brian Daniels has been appointed as vice president, vocational national accounts, effective Nov. 1. In this role, Daniels and his team will continue to support truck equipment manufacturers, while identifying growth opportunities for Daimler Truck North America’s vocational fleet business. He succeeds Richard Saward who will retire after a 42-year tenure at DTNA.

“On behalf of the entire DTNA team, we would like to congratulate Brian Daniels on his promotion to vice president, vocational national accounts, and thank Richard Saward for his many years of dedicated service to the company,” said David Carson, senior vice president of sales and marketing at DTNA. “We have no doubt that this transition in leadership will be seamless for all involved. Brian will continue to use his sound leadership skills and commitment to customers to move our company and brands forward.”

Daniels began his career with DTNA in 2006, working as powertrain product analyst, where he fostered and developed customer and dealer relationships identifying product solutions to meet their needs. Since then, Daniels has held positions of increasing responsibility in various functions including, marketing, product strategy and on-highway national accounts. Since 2019, Daniels has served as director of sales and distribution at Daimler Trucks Remarketing.

Daniels earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Western Michigan University.

About Daimler Truck North America
Daimler Truck North America LLC, headquartered in Portland, Oregon, is a leading provider of comprehensive products and technologies for the commercial transportation industry. Daimler Truck North America designs, engineers, manufactures and markets medium- and heavy-duty trucks, school buses, vehicle chassis and their associated technologies and components under the Freightliner, Western Star, Thomas Built Buses, Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp and Detroit brands. Daimler Truck North America is a subsidiary of Daimler Truck Holding AG (DTG), one of the world’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers.

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