Harley-Davidson appointed Tom Linebarger to its board of directors. Linebarger was recently named president and COO at Cummins Inc., according to a H-D press release.
“Tom’s broad executive experience at one of the world’s recognized leaders in advanced engine technology and manufacturing makes him a key addition to the Harley-Davidson board,” H-D President and CEO James Ziemer said in the release. “More than ever, Harley-Davidson is focused on bringing new generations of products to market more quickly and further improving our manufacturing capabilities. With his background in engineering, finance and manufacturing Tom will be a great asset to help guide Harley-Davidson’s ongoing market leadership.”