Truck Hero Inc. has named Bill Bowling as its executive vice president of operations, reporting to Chief Operating Officer Kelly Kneifl. Bowling has oversight and responsibility for the truck bed cover brand companies, with a focus on teambuilding, optimizing cost structure and deploying lean concepts. He brings 20 years of automotive industry experience, most recently with Tenneco as regional director of operations for Tenneco Clean Air North America, overseeing seven plants and over 3,000 employees at peak production.
Ann Arbor, MI-based Truck Hero specializes in hard and soft truck bed covers, truck caps, bed liners, floor liners, steps, suspension kits, Jeep parts, and off-road accessories. Its brands include Advantage, A.R.E., BAK, BedRug, Extang, Husky Liners, N-FAB, Omix-ADA, Retrax, Rugged Liner, Rugged Ridge, Superlift, Truxedo, UnderCover and the online retailer RealTruck.