ArvinMeritor announced Thursday, Sept. 13, that Joe Plomin has been named vice president of the truck business unit within Commercial Vehicle Systems, effective immediately. The newly formed truck unit is now one of four CVS business units – the others are aftermarket, specialty and trailers.
In his new role, Plomin will be responsible for the overall development of product marketing and strategic planning, program management, sales and service, pricing, delivery and customer relations for the truck unit, which encompasses axle, brake and driveline sales to global truck manufacturers.
“With his significant background in marketing, sales and strategic planning, Joe will accelerate the various activities we have initiated to improve all aspects of our performance.” says Carsten Reinhardt, CVS president. “We are delighted that Joe has decided to join our team.”
Before joining ArvinMeritor, Plomin most recently served as senior vice president of sales, marketing and product line management for Remy International in Anderson, Ind. He has more than 20 years of experience in heavy-duty and automotive component development, marketing and sales.