Sass named senior vice president for Navistar
Before taking the lead of North America Truck Sales and Marketing at the Lisle-based Navistar, Sass, 47, worked for PACCAR Inc. as the National Sales Manager for PACCAR parts as well as various other roles within the company, including marketing, dealer development and customer service and sales for a number of divisions including leasing, parts and the Kensworth Truck Company and Peterbilt Motors.
Before joining PACCAR and, most recently, Navistar, Sass earned a bachelor's degree in political science and communication from the University of Oregon and an MBA from Seattle University.
“Jeff is an experienced and respected leader in the industry and has a strong track record in developing new business, generating sales and supporting customers in the North American truck industry,” Navistar Truck and Parts President Bill Kozek said in a news release. “I have known Jeff for many years, having worked together at PACCAR, and I know he’ll bring new insights, high energy and excellent leadership to our International Truck sales and marketing team.”