EnTrans International has announced two new appointments at its North American Tank Trailer Division.
Jeff Hiatt – Senior Vice President Operations
Jeff Hiatt has been named Senior Vice President Operations. He brings many years of experience in lean manufacturing, purchasing, facilities management and operations. Jeff was most recently Vice President of Operations at REV Group, a sister AIP-owned company. He has also previously held positions at Club Car and Ingersoll Rand. With a BA in Business Administration from Augusta University and an MBA from Indiana University, Jeff is also a Certified Lean Six Sigma Blackbelt.
Vanessa Lucas – Director, Operations and Materials Planning
Vanessa Lucas has been promoted to the role of Director, Operations and Materials Planning. She joined EnTrans in September of 2016 as the Director of Logistics and has worked in various positions focused on ERP Implementation, Data System Integrity and Process Mapping. Prior to joining EnTrans, Vanessa worked for Walker Group for 14 years in supply chain and materials management roles.
“We are excited to welcome Jeff and Vanessa in their new roles at our North American Tank Trailer Division,” said Doug Chapple, CEO of EnTrans International, LLC. “They will both bring valuable insights and experience to their positions and help further our brand and products.”
About EnTrans International
Headquartered in Athens, Tennessee, EnTrans International, LLC manufactures one of the broadest product portfolios in the industry from 13 manufacturing facilities in Tennessee, Kentucky, Texas, Oklahoma, Minnesota, Illinois, Canada, Mexico, Argentina, China and Thailand. Through the resources and guidance of American Industrial Partners, along with global manufacturing capabilities and a comprehensive dealer, parts and service network, EnTrans International, LLC provides market-leading products that drive our customers’ success and profitability.
The EnTrans International, LLC family of established brands together brings well over 100 years of experience. A global footprint and local regional presence enable industry-leading support and products that exceed customer expectations as they expand into new markets across the world.
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