TISHOMINGO, Miss. – Truck Bodies & Equipment International has announced the hire of Steve McDonough as general manager for its DuraClass manufacturing facility in Tishomingo, Miss.

McDonough has spent the past 28 years in several key management roles in the automotive and industrial manufacturing industries. 
McDonough spent 12 years with Gates Rubber Company, Denver, Colo., in various production, quality and plant management positions before moving on to Akebono Brake Corporation, Elizabethtown, Ky. In 15 years with Akebono, he served as manufacturing manager and eventually general manager.