Commercial Vehicle Group Announces Gordon Boyd as President of Seating Systems

Jan 14, 2010, 17:28 ET from Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc.

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CVGI) today announced Gordon Boyd has assumed the role of President of Seating Systems.  Mr. Boyd will continue to report to Mervin Dunn, President and Chief Executive Officer of Commercial Vehicle Group.  In this role, Mr. Boyd will oversee the Company's global seating operations and growth initiatives as well as continue to focus on the development and growth of the Company's operations in China, Australia, India, Brazil and South Africa.  Milt Kniss, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Seating Systems, will report directly to Mr. Boyd.

"The geographic scope of seating systems and the aggressive initiatives we have identified requires substantial leadership, effort and talent," said Mervin Dunn.  "Collectively, Gordon and Milt offer more than 75 years of industry experience and I am confident that this partnership will help insure short-term progress and long-term success for CVG," added Mr. Dunn.

About Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc.

Commercial Vehicle Group is a leading supplier of fully integrated system solutions for the global commercial vehicle market, including the heavy-duty truck market, the construction and agriculture market and the specialty and military transportation markets. The Company's products include suspension seat systems, interior trim systems, such as instrument and door panels, headliners, cabinetry, molded products and floor systems, cab structures and components, mirrors, wiper systems, electronic wiring harness assemblies and controls and switches specifically designed for applications in commercial vehicle cabs. The Company is headquartered in New Albany, OH with operations throughout North America, Europe and Asia. Information about the Company and its products is available on the internet at

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