Fontaine Fifth Wheel Names New Global Sales Leader

Fontaine Fifth Wheel announces Paige Petroni, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, is now responsible for their entire global sales organization. Previously she served as the leader for North America.

“It’s all about taking care of customers,” said Buck Buchanan, company president. “Under Paige’s leadership and our new reporting structure, the various Fontaine sales teams worldwide will have better coordinated guidance to support our global OEM customers more effectively and comprehensively,” he concluded.

Petroni has been with Fontaine for twelve years, first as Controller, then as Vice President of Finance, then as Vice President of Aftermarket Sales. “I am excited by the challenge of leading the sales and marketing efforts for Fontaine on a global basis, and I feel extremely fortunate to have such a strong sales team already in place,” said Petroni. “I look forward to working closely with our team to better serve our OEM customers worldwide.”

Fontaine Fifth Wheel is part of the Marmon Group of companies and wholly owned by Berkshire Hathaway. Marmon businesses operate more than 400 manufacturing, distribution, and service facilities, and employ more than 20,000 people worldwide with revenues exceeding $7.6 billion in 2020. Fontaine Fifth Wheel is a global company with corporate Headquarters in Jasper, Alabama, and production facilities located in Matamoros, Mexico and Lowton, England.

For more information about the Fontaine Fifth Wheel studio, products and support, contact Fontaine Customer Service at (800) 874-9780, or email

Serving heavy-duty transportation customers for more than 75 years, Fontaine Fifth Wheel is the innovator of the only self-adjusting fifth wheel lock in the industry: the Fontaine No-Slack®. With IATF 16949:2016 certified manufacturing facilities worldwide, Fontaine is dedicated to providing dependable, robust solutions for each demanding market segment that we serve throughout the globe. Fontaine is a member of Marmon Holdings, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company.