Published on 2021-04-26 People & Company

SAF-HOLLAND Names Randy Flanagan as Sales Vice President

Muskegon, Michigan, April 28, 2021 – SAF-HOLLAND, a leading global manufacturer of trailer suspension and axle systems, truck suspensions, fifth wheels, landing gear, and coupling products, is pleased to name Randy Flanagan as Vice President – Sales (Americas), while Carl Mesker, Vice President – Sales & Aftermarket (Americas) is retiring after more than 20 years at SAF-HOLLAND.

In order to further strengthen the relationships with our truck and trailer customers, Flanagan has rejoined SAF-HOLLAND after leaving the company in 2014. With over 35 years in the commercial vehicle industry, Flanagan’s entire career has been in sales and marketing with the last 25 years being in sales management. Since 2018, Randy has headed up sales for Stoughton Trailers as Vice President, Sales & Marketing. Prior to this, he held sales leadership roles with New Life Transport Parts, Hendrickson International, Meritor, Volvo Trucks, and Polar Tank.

Randy earned his bachelors' degree in Business Administration – Marketing from Mankato State University and his Master in Business Administration – Strategic Management from Davenport University.

“SAF-HOLLAND welcomes Randy back in his new role,” said Kent Jones, President – Americas. “Randy’s return is a testament to our confidence in his ability to strengthen the company’s business opportunities and relationships.”

“We thank Carl for his outstanding contributions and leadership throughout his distinguished career with our organization, and wish him well in his retirement,” said Jones.