Dan Kreider has been promoted to vice president of operations and COO for sister companies CrossRoads Recreational Vehicles Inc. and Redwood Residential Vehicles, according to a news release.
In his new position, Kreider will oversee all manufacturing, purchasing, engineering and customer care for the Thor Industries Inc. subsidiaries. He previously served as vice president of manufacturing at Syracuse, Ind.-based Redwood, responsible for manufacturing, quality control and process efficiencies.
“Dan has been instrumental in the success of Redwood RV over the past year,” said Don Emahiser, president of Topeka Ind.-based CrossRoads. “Dan’s enthusiasm, coupled with 16 years experience in RV management, has been a great asset to our company. He has earned this promotion through dedication and effectiveness.”
“I’m extremely excited about my new role at Redwood and CrossRoads RV,” stated Kreider. “We have made huge strides in the last year, and I expect both companies to make an even bigger splash this fall. The two companies have been streamlined to move more quickly in response to the RV market. We are geared to really rock the RV world this fall.”
CrossRoads RV manufactures a wide variety of travel trailers, fifth-wheels and park models at five plant locations. Its products are distributed through dealers throughout the United States, Canada, France, Japan and Australia. Redwood products are distributed through dealers in the United States and Canada. For more information on the companies visit www.crossroadsrv.com or www.redwood-rv.com.