Volvo Rents, headquartered in Asheville, N.C., has opened a West Region office in Longmont, Colo. The company also announced that Tim Herzog, who joined Volvo Rents in 2003, will serve as vice president of the Western Region and oversee the western United States as well as Canada’s western provinces.
Volvo Rents, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Volvo Group, operates an estimated 70 rental stores in North America. The stores offer a comprehensive line of equipment for the construction, commercial and industrial markets, as well as a line of Volvo compact excavators, compactors, wheel loaders, backhoe loaders, compaction equipment and skid steer loaders.
“This is a pivotal time as Volvo Rents continues to embark on a significant expansion initiative throughout the region,” says Herzog. “The new management team looks forward to further facilitating Volvo Rents’ growth and helping to expand the company’s network of company- and franchise-owned stores.”
The new office’s management team will consist of the following people:
Regional Executive Administrator -- Heather Kovene; Division Managers -- Jon Zier (Northwest – Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Alaska and the Canadian provinces of British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan); Bobby Creason (Mountain – Colorado, Utah, New Mexico, Wyoming, North Dakota, South Dakota and Nebraska); Tim Herzog (Southwest – California, Nevada, Arizona and Hawaii); Region Sales Managers -- Steve Gatti; Region Safety Manager -- Mike Henderson; Region Controller -- Kyle Bullock; Region Credit Manager -- Danny Wedgeworth; and Region Accounting Managers -- Theresa Rosenfield and Nick Wright.
In addition, former Volvo Rents franchisee Helder Garcia will leading the Western Region’s efforts in fleet, service/warranty and used equipment sales, as well as procurement and vendor relations.
Ed Cosgrove will be working directly with Garcia as the West Region used equipment sales manager.