Bill Kozek has joined CSM Companies as Chief Operating Officer and equity partner. Kozek will be responsible for all day-to-day truck dealership operations.
Prior to CSM, Kozek served as President of Navistar Truck and Parts. Additionally, he spent over 26 years with PACCAR in the positions of Vice President – PACCAR, General Manager of Kenworth, General Manager of Peterbilt and several other key leadership roles. Kozek graduated with a BS in Accountancy from Miami University of Ohio and has an MBA from St. Mary’s College in California. He also attended Stanford’s Executive Program.
“We are thrilled to have such an experienced and capable leader join CSM Companies in operating and growing a world-class commercial truck dealership network” says Jim Moeller – CEO of CSM Companies.
“Having spent several years as a senior leader with various truck manufacturers, my experience and view of the consolidating truck dealership networks makes for an exciting time to be leading a very well positioned dealer group like CSM. The opportunity the industry has with the changing demographics of customers, associates and technology requires organizations to transform into dynamic and capable organizations. I’m excited to continue CSM’s path to further execution of operations and future growth. We have a great group of associates and locations and I am proud to be part of the team.” says Kozek.
CSM Companies operates one of the largest commercial truck dealership networks representing Kenworth and Mack truck brands through 18 full-service dealerships located in Michigan, Nebraska, Texas and Wisconsin. As one of the fastest growing truck dealership organizations in North America, CSM continues to provide exceptional service and innovative solutions while providing a great place to work and grow for over 1,000 CSM associates.