The Holland Group has announced that Ron Froese has been promoted to director of truck OEM and OES sales for its Holland USA division. In this role, which reports directly to Holland USA’s vice president of sales and service, Froese will direct sales and account management activities to major U.S. truck, bus and RV OEM customers. He also will be responsible for developing, implementing and directing sales and marketing strategies in an effort to increase Holland specifications at truck OEMs.
Since joining Holland, Mich.-based Holland USA in January of 2004, Froese has served as the manager of truck OEM business development. Prior to joining Holland, he held sales and management positions with Volvo Trucks of North America and Rentway Truck Leasing.
The Holland Group designs, manufactures and distributes components, systems and services to the transportation industry, specializing in products for coupling, lifting and suspension systems for trucks, buses, tractors and trailers. These products include fifth wheels, landing gear, air and mechanical suspensions, kingpins, pintle hooks, drawbars, couplers, liftgates and roll-formed components.