Arrow Truck Sales announces promotions, hires

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Arrow Truck Sales, a North American provider of pre-owned trucks, announced several recent promotions and new hires. The moves were made to upgrade management at the branch level and manage Arrow’s continuing growth, according to company executives.

“Arrow is on pace to have another record-breaking year,” says Carl Heikel, president and chief executive officer of Kansas City, Mo.-based Arrow. “To ensure continued growth, we’re making a concentrated effort to promote our top assistant branch managers to run their own branches, and increase our base of assistant managers as well.”

  • Montgomery “Monty” Drake was promoted to branch manager for Arrow’s flagship Kansas City branch. Drake joined Arrow in October 2004 as a sales consultant in the Dallas location. He was promoted to assistant branch manager of that branch in September 2005. Previously, Drake served as a marketing manager and corporate inventory manager for Asea Hagglunds and as vice president of U.S. operations for a cruise ship interior refurbishing company.
  • Doug Moravec was promoted to branch manager of Arrow’s Cincinnati location. He most recently was the assistant branch manager in Atlanta. Moravec joined Arrow as a sales consultant at the Dallas store.
  • Eric Musha was named the new branch manager of the company’s Newark, N.J., location. Musha joined Arrow as a sales consultant and then served as assistant branch manager in Newark.
  • John Murdock was hired as the new assistant branch manager for Arrow’s facility in Fontana, Calif. Murdock has 14 years of sales experience, with five years as a sales manager. Most recently, Murdock worked as adjunct professor of business at Riverside Community College and California Baptist University.
  • Arrow Truck Sales is part of the Volvo Group of companies.