TROY, Mich.–Meritor, Inc. announced the appointment of Lewis Stern as director, Field Sales & Service for Canada.
Stern, who is based in Winnipeg, leads six DriveForce district managers responsible for sales and service support for fleets, dealers and the OEM leadership in the Canadian region. He will also work to identify new products that meet specialized fleet needs within different markets across Canada.
“As we continue to invest in our field organization in Canada, Lewis’ role will be critical in carrying out Meritor’s product strategy for our truck and trailer business across the country,” said James Taylor, general manager, North America Field Organization for Meritor. “We recognize Canada as a unique, national market and want to take care of the fleets and dealers.”
Most recently, Stern was chief operating officer for U.S.-based Eastern Special SteelCo., Ltd. Previously, he served in sales leadership positions at Conforce USA and Truck-Lite Co. Inc. and was an account manager for Wabash National Trailer Centres. Stern earned a bachelor’s degree from University of Manitoba.