Houston, Texas – (March 15, 2017) – Polar Corporation has appointed Mike Besson as President of Polar Service Centers. In his new role, Besson will continue a focus on improving the organization’s operational and financial performance by enhancing employee safety, technician efficiencies, parts inventory optimization and service profit margins. Besson will focus on accelerating and stabilizing this process of improvement as the company continues to grow market share.
Besson attended the University of Texas and was previously employed by Rush Enterprises, where he worked for more than 21 years, most recently as Managing Vice President of Service and Body Shop Operations. In that role, he was responsible for overseeing the Parts, Service and Body Operations for both Navistar and Peterbilt divisions.
About Polar Corporation
Polar Corporation consists of three divisions, all leaders in their respective markets. Polar Tank Trailer is one of North America’s largest producers of dry and liquid bulk tank trailers; Polar Service Centers is a national parts, service and sales network for all makes of heavy-duty vehicles and commercial tanks; and Jarco is a leader in providing customized trucks, trailers and technical services to the fuel transportation industry.