ARBOC Specialty Vehicles
MIDDLEBURY — ARBOC Speciality Vehicles has announced the following hires:
Mel Williams has been hired as director of parts and warranty. He will be responsible for overseeing enhanced parts and service department.
Jeff Meyer has been hired as director of field services. He will provide dealer and vendor coordination as well as training and education in reference to field related items.
Lippert Components, Inc.
GOSHEN — April Klein has been hired as vice president of customer support services. She will oversee the company’s customer service, warranty and parts departments, as well as work with the aftermarket support team. Klein previously worked as vice president of customer service at Monaco Coach Corporation. She has more than 25 years of experience in the RV industry.
GOSHEN — Robert Battjes has been hired as commercial department manager at Eby Ford-Lincoln. He will be responsible for commercial and fleet sales. Battjes was formerly president and owner of Battjes Pontiac in Elkhart and has more than 35 years of experience in the auto industry. He is a graduate of Hillsdale College.
Ruoff Home Mortgage
FORT WAYNE — Samantha Conrad has been named top loan originator at Ruoff Home Mortgage’s Elkhart office for the month of September. She was recognized based on her number of closed loans. Conrad has been with the company for three years and has more than 15 years of experience in the mortgage industry.
Yoder Ainlay Ulmer & Buckingham, LLP
GOSHEN — Yoder Ainlay Ulmer & Buckingham, LLP has announced the following employee recognitions:
Randall M. Jacobs has qualified to be a registered mediator and serve as a court-appointed mediator in Indiana. He works as partner for the firm in estate planning, trust and will administration, charitable planning, nonprofit and exempt organizations, business law and real estate. Jacobs is a graduate of Goshen College and Indiana University School of Law in Bloomington.
John D. Ulmer has been named one of the top litigation lawyers in Indiana for 2012 by the publishers of Best Lawyers in the United States. He was also named the Best Lawyers’ 2013 South Bend personal injury litigation lawyer of the year.