Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. (MFTA) appointed Michael (Mike) Sands as its new district sales manager for the Greater New York/Philadelphia Metro area.

Sands comes to MFTA with more than 20 years of experience in the truck industry. Prior to joining MFTA, he held a number of posts with another manufacturer and marketer of medium-duty cabover trucks, including district service and parts manager, regional service and parts manager, and most recently, corporate fleet manger.

In his new post, he will be responsible for all MFTA liaison with its extensive dealer network in the Philadelphia/New York corridor.