January 25, 2013
PACCAR Australia managing director announced his retirement after 35 years with the company.
He will be replaced by Assistant General Manager for Peterbilt Trucks, Mike Dozier, will take over from Rizzo. Dozier previously served as a Kenworth chief engineer.
Rizzo has been managing director of PACCAR Australia since 2007. His retirement is effective in March.
While stateside-based PACCAR owns the Kenworth and DAF brands, Kenworth trucks sold in Australia are designed and manufactured there.