Frank Gregor has joined Matt Thompson and the Jayco executive team as VP of purchasing. In this role, Gregor will oversee purchasing for all Jayco divisions inclusive of Jayco, Entegra Coach, Starcraft RV, and Highland Ridge RV. Gregor joins Jayco from Whirlpool Corp. where he worked since 2008 in various capacities, most recently as global director for resins and chemicals. Prior to that, he was the lead for various teams at Lear Corp., such as metal and plastic commodities, complex assemblies and textiles, including a stint as director of operations based in Mexico.
Leading engineering for all Jayco divisions, Ted Jacquay has joined the Jayco executive team as VP of engineering. In this role, Jacquay oversees all Jayco, Entegra Coach, Highland Ridge RV, and Starcraft RV engineering. Jacquay brings with him expertise in new product development and management of large teams supporting multiple product lines. Most recently, Jacquay was with Autocar Truck Co., developing and producing commercial trucks. In addition, Jacquay spent time at Caterpillar truck division, as well as Navistar, focusing on large, complex development programs from inception to launch.
“Frank and Ted both bring tremendous knowledge and expertise in their respective fields,” said Matt Thompson, Jayco’s COO. “We’re excited to incorporate their out of the box thinking into the RV industry. They will be valuable additions to our talented management team.”