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2011-02-10 15:15:00

MILWAUKEE, Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a cash dividend of $0.10 per share for the first quarter of 2011. The dividend is payable March 4, 2011 to the holders of record of the Company's common stock on February 22, 2011. Harley-Davidson, Inc. is the parent company of Harley-Davidson Motor Company and Harley-Davidson Financial Services. SOURCE Harley-Davidson, Inc.

2010-12-08 15:23:00

JACKSON CENTER, Ohio, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- At its regularly scheduled December 7, 2010 meeting, the Board of Directors of Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) appointed two new independent directors, James L. Ziemer and Andrew E. Graves. These appointments coincide with the retirement of long-standing board members William C. Tomson and Neil D. Chrisman, also effective at the same meeting. Mr. Ziemer, age 60, is the retired president and CEO of Harley Davidson, Inc. Mr....

2010-09-20 15:15:00

MILWAUKEE, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) today announced that it is scheduled to release its third quarter 2010 financial results before market hours on Tuesday, October 19, 2010. The public is invited to participate in a webcast conference call and slide show presentation with Keith Wandell, President and CEO, and John Olin, Senior Vice President and CFO, Harley-Davidson, Inc. from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM (Central Time). It is suggested that webcast...

2010-07-07 16:03:00

MILWAUKEE, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) has announced the naming of Paul J. Jones as Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, and J. Darrell Thomas as Vice President and Treasurer. Jones assumes his new role July 26, reporting to Harley-Davidson, Inc. President and Chief Executive Officer Keith Wandell. He comes to Harley-Davidson from Regal Beloit Corporation, where he held a similar role. He previously was a partner in the Milwaukee law firm...

2009-04-25 13:56:00

Shareholders Elect Four Directors Board Selects Barry Allen as Chairman Board Approves Cash Dividend for Second Quarter 2009 MILWAUKEE, April 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) today held its annual shareholder meeting at the Harley-Davidson Museum. Jim Ziemer, retiring Chief Executive Officer of Harley-Davidson, Inc., provided an update on business progress to more than 500 shareholders in attendance. "We take great pride in the heritage of our company,"...

2009-04-06 16:26:00

COMPANY UNVEILS BROADER ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP CHANGES Matthew S. Levatich Named Harley-Davidson Motor Company President and COO James A. McCaslin to Become Executive Vice President for Corporate Product Planning Enrico D'Onofrio to Assume Senior Post at MV Agusta MILWAUKEE, April 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harley-Davidson Inc. (NYSE: HOG) has named Keith E. Wandell President and Chief Executive Officer, succeeding James L. Ziemer, who is retiring. Wandell, 59, currently serves as...

2008-12-15 16:00:00

MILWAUKEE, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) announced today that President and Chief Executive Officer James L. Ziemer has informed the Board of Directors that he intends to retire in 2009, capping a 40-year career with the Company. The Board of Directors has formed a search committee to review both internal and external candidates. Ziemer will remain in his current role until a new CEO is in place. "Jim Ziemer has dedicated his entire professional...

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