FCCC names new commercial chassis technical sales manager for western region
GAFFNEY, SC — Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. (FCCC) has appointed company and industry veteran Brent McKinney its new western region technical sales manager for commercial chassis, effective immediately.
In his new role, McKinney will be responsible for sales and dealership development for the western region of the United States, as well as British Columbia in Canada.
McKinney brings more than 30 years of experience across dealer sales, custom and test engineering, warranty management and aftermarket parts to his new role. Most recently, he served as national account manager for fleet part sales for Daimler Truck and western region sales representative for Alliance Parts and Detroit engines.
“Brent brings a great understanding of the western region’s dealer network and technical components of class 4/5 commercial vehicles to this important role at FCCC,” said Greg Baker, commercial chassis product manager for FCCC. “With his experience working with dealers in the western region, Brent has a unique perspective on the expectations and requirements to be successful as our technical sales manager for the area. We look forward to having him on our team and to see how he advances FCCC’s commercial vehicle sales.”
“I’m thrilled to step into this amazing role and join the outstanding commercial team at FCCC,” McKinney added. “I know well FCCC’s hard-earned reputation for innovation and excellence throughout the industry, and it’s an honor to help play a part in guiding their future growth and success.”
McKinney replaces Ron Anders, who retired at the end of March following a career of more than 40 years in the industry, including nearly 30 years as technical sales manager with FCCC on both its RV and commercial sides. Among Anders’ many career highlights at FCCC are playing a pivotal role in the creation of the company’s technical sales program and original RV chassis training for end-users.
About Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation (FCCC)
Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. (FCCC) is a leading manufacturer of gas, diesel and alternative-fuel chassis for the medium-duty pick-up and delivery markets. FCCC supports its industry-leading chassis with a comprehensive suite of services, including 24/7 factory direct support, a nationwide service network with more than 400 dealers in the U.S. and Canada, and an official customer-support mobile app. FCCC also manufactures chassis for the motor home, school bus and shuttle bus markets. FCCC is a subsidiary of Daimler Truck North America LLC, a leading provider of comprehensive products and technologies for the commercial transportation industry. The company designs, engineers, manufactures and markets medium- and heavy-duty trucks, school buses, vehicle chassis and their associated technologies and components under the Freightliner, Western Star, Thomas Built Buses, Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp and Detroit brands. Daimler Truck North America is a subsidiary of Daimler Truck Holding AG (DTG), one of the world’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers. For more information, visit fccccommercial.com or call 1-800-FTL-HELP.