ASHTABULA, Ohio, Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Molded Fiber Glass Companies (MFG) announced today that John LaMarche has joined the management team as Heavy Truck Champion, reporting to Executive Vice President/COO Greg Tilton. His responsibilities will include managing the company's business with Daimler Truck. MFG supplies Daimler with Class 8 FRP truck components from a number of their regional factories.
John will be replacing Duane Engle who is retiring mid-year 2013 as key account manager. Engle will remain with the company indefinitely on a part-time basis.
Prior to joining MFG, John was a regional sales manager for Eberhard, a manufacturer of latching and transportation hardware. He worked closely with customers in the Class 8 truck market, including Daimler and PACCAR, as well as supporting Caterpillar, Honda cars, Dodge and railway customers.
"I am pleased to be joining MFG. My passion is spending time with clients on the plant floor, getting to know the people in quality, engineering as well as purchasing and taking the time to understand how they use products to give them the best service possible," said LaMarche.
John earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration/Hospitality Management from East Carolina University.
For more information, visit the Molded Fiber Glass Companies at www.moldedfiberglass.com.
About Molded Fiber Glass Companies
Molded Fiber Glass Companies (MFG) is a leader in the field of reinforced plastics and composites, serving diverse markets with a variety of composite material systems. The company has 12 operating entities in the United States and Mexico, strategically focused to supply high value, high quality products and manufacturing services for applications such as wind energy, automotive, heavy truck, defense, construction, material handling and water treatment. The company is headquartered in Ashtabula, OH and is privately owned.
SOURCE Molded Fiber Glass Companies