Volvo Trucks Names Billings Vice President of U.S. Dealer Sales

In his new role, Terry Billings will lead an intensified focus on sales through the Volvo dealer network.

“Terry has held a number of management positions in sales and dealer development during his 27 year career with us, most recently serving as director of commercial management,” said Ron Huibers, Volvo Trucks senior vice president, sales and marketing.  “He brings valuable insight and experience with the Volvo dealer network and customers to his new role.”

Billings will remain at Volvo Trucks’ North American headquarters in Greensboro, N.C.

Terry Billings, Volvo Trucks vice president of U.S. dealer sales.

Volvo Trucks North America’s operations and products are guided by the company’s three core values: Quality, Safety and Environmental Care. The Volvo VN and VHD trucks are assembled in the United States at the New River Valley Plant in Dublin, Virginia, while Volvo engines for North America are assembled in Hagerstown, Maryland. Both plants are certified to ISO14001 environmental and ISO9001 quality standards.

Volvo Trucks North America is part of the Volvo Group, one of the world's leading manufacturers of trucks, buses and construction equipment, drive systems for marine and industrial applications, aerospace components and services, and one of the world's leading producers of heavy-diesel engines (9-16 liter). The Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service. The Volvo Group, which employs more than 90,000 people, has production facilities in 19 countries and sells their products in more than 180 markets. Volvo Group sales for 2010 amounted to $36.7 billion. The Volvo Group is a publicly-held company headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden. Volvo Shares are listed on Nasdaq OMX Nordic Exchange and are traded OTC in the U.S.

September 8, 2011

For further information, please contact Brandon Borgna, Volvo Trucks North America, phone 336-393-2143, email