LOGAN TOWNSHIP, NJ — Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. (MFTA) has appointed Tom R. Hotham as its Central Region district sales manager. Hotham comes to MFTA from NADA/ATD. He also has eight years of experience as a district service manager for Sterling/Western Star and five years as fixed operations manager for Volvo/GMC Medium Duty/GMC Light Duty. In his new position with Mitsubishi Fuso, he will be responsible for dealer relations in Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, western Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. In other news, Charles W. Hjerpe has been appointed district manager for MFTA. Hjerpe brings 24 years of truck-business experience to his new role. His broad background includes experience in both the retail and wholesale segments, working as a salesman, district manager, sales manager, corporate liaison, and dealer general manager. He will be responsible for Mitsubishi Fuso dealer relations in Arkansas, Colorado, Oklahoma, and Texas.

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