Great Dane names new EVP of manufacturing

Great Dane names new EVP of manufacturing

The new hire is tasked with improving manufacturing efficiency and sustainability.

Great Dane has hired Bill Davidson as the executive vice president of manufacturing. In this role, Davidson will work to improve safety, quality, and cost efficiencies in manufacturing plants, while overseeing sustainable practice initiatives, Great Dane said.

Davidson most recently served as president and CEO of All States Ag Parts, where he was responsible for business growth and profitability, which included a lean transformation as the business integrated new acquisitions, teams, and locations.

“It has been a challenging manufacturing environment over the past several years, but we are continuously making improvements and have an excellent roadmap for moving forward in our commitments to build and deliver high-quality trailers,” said Rick Mullininx, president and COO of Great Dane. “We are excited to have Bill join the Great Dane family. He is a polished leader with recurring success for improving business performance and building teams for excellence.”

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