Carriage Inc., a manufacturer of travel trailers, fifth wheels and Class C motorhomes, has named Nick Eppert Sr. as its director of purchasing.

Eppert, who has 25 years of RV industry senior management experience in purchasing, will be responsible for all corporate purchasing negotiations for the Millersburg, Ind.-based firm.

He also will be responsible for inventory control, materials management and the implementation of the new software program for managing Carriage’s new purchasing and materials management systems.

Eppert lives in Bristol, Ind. He and his wife, Peggy, have three adult children.