US-based advanced electrical and air brake system component manufacturer, Phillips Industries, has announced an appointment in its aftermarket division.
Tom Peterson has been named Senior Mechanical Design Engineer and will be responsible for designing and developing innovative product solutions for the commercial vehicle industry.
He will report directly to the Phillips Aftermarket Business Unit President, Rob Myers.
“Phillips Industries has a long history of answering industry challenges with the right products to solve them,” said Myers.
“Tom has the relevant experience, and more importantly, the right attitude to continue this work.
“We are pleased to add him to our organisation,” he said.
Peterson originally joined Phillips Industries in June 2006 as a design engineer. In 2018 he accepted the position of Mechanical Systems Engineer working at Phillips Connect.
Phillips Industries also provides electronic solutions for communicating vehicle data to fleets and their drivers in the commercial truck and trailer sector.
The company has manufacturing and distribution facilities in US, Canada, Mexico, China and Europe.