Forest River Inc. named Philip Podgorny as its new VP, sales and business development, for Forest River Commercial.
With over 30 years of experience in the automotive sector, Podgorny joins the team after a decorated tenure at Ford Motor Company, where he most recently served as GM for Ford Pro, Commercial and Government Sales, North America.
Forest River’s New VP
Podgorny brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his new role at Forest River. His extensive automotive industry background, innovative mindset, and strong client relationships make him a valuable addition to our executive team.
As VP, sales and business development, he will play a pivotal role in driving the company’s growth and expanding its reach into new markets.
“Philip’s track record of success at Ford Motor Company speaks volumes about his leadership and strategic abilities,” said David Wright, president of Forest River Commercial. “His deep understanding of the industry and his commitment to delivering exceptional products and services align perfectly with our vision for the future.”
Bringing Much to the Table
Podgorny’s accomplishments at Ford include spearheading commercial and government sales initiatives in the US and Canada, where he consistently exceeded expectations and established strong relationships with key clients. His dedication to product excellence and customer satisfaction has been instrumental in his career, and these qualities will undoubtedly contribute to continued success at Forest River, according to the company.
In his new role, Podgorny will focus on enhancing the company’s sales strategies, driving business development efforts, and fostering innovation within the organization. His leadership will further strengthen Forest River’s position as the industry leader in the transportation sector.
“I am honored to join the Forest River Commercial’s leadership team and excited about the incredible opportunities that lie ahead,” said Philip Podgorny. “Forest River’s commitment to quality and customer satisfaction is unmatched, and I look forward to contributing to its continued success and growth.”