John R May has been named president and chief operating officer of Kidron Inc. May previously spent several years operating two dairy companies in the Southeast. C Randy Porter, who most recently was sales manager, has been named senior director of sales. John E Sommer Jr has been named sales and marketing manager. He most recently was assistant sales and marketing manager.
Wabash National Corp has named Thomas L Kassouf chief operating officer. Most recently, he has been vice-president and general manager of the Generator Division at Kohler Co.
The board of directors of Tesco Williamsen Inc has appointed Skip Musgraves general manager and chief financial officer. Musgraves has been employed by Tesco Williamsen as vice-president of finance and CFO and will continue to handle those functions along with his new responsibilities.
Alvin Parks Smith Jr, 72, died Dec 20, 2000, after an extended illness. He owned and operated Smith Truck Body and Trailer Inc in Greenville SC for several years. Smith is survived by his wife, three children, and six grandchildren. His son, Alvin P Smith III of Kennesaw GA, owns Smith Trailer Sales Inc.