As director of product management at MANN+HUMMEL, Donald Chilton oversees a vehicle filtration category valued at more than $800 million — covering filter releases from WIX, MANN, Purolator, NAPA along with numerous private label brands.
Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association's Chris Gardner recently announced AASA’s newest subgroup, the Mobility Technology Council (MTC), dedicated to advancing the business interests of suppliers of mobility technology applications for the aftermarket.
Jennifer Maher, the TechForce Foundation’s CEO, says, “It will take everyone in industry working together to combat the outdated, grease monkey stigma that still derails too many young people from considering the profession."
Preparing for the debut as Vietnam's first major domestic automaker, Vinfast CEO James DeLuca is a 37-year veteran of the international automotive industry, having previously served as executive vice president of global manufacturing operations at General Motors.
Western Digital’s Martin Booth, director of marketing for automotive and industrial solutions, discussed the role of data technology as it evolves from today’s connected cars to future autonomous vehicles.
Last year, the LODI Group (parent company of Pioneer Automotive) acquired the assets of Automotive Technologies Products. Jack Cameron, vice president of sales and business developed, discussed the move and how it will impact warehousing and logistics operations.
Route4Me is an automated route planning and optimization software solution. Company founder and CEO Dan Khasis spoke to us about some common challenges when it comes to fleet routing, and how technology can help.
Aftermarket Analytics in Pueblo, Colo., launched its Inventory Analyst tool – a web-based software to help aftermarket companies improve inventory planning. Company CEO Justin Holman discussed the new product with us.
Mark Singer, director of marketing at Excelfore, spoke to us about the eSync platform and about his company’s plans to expand the use of the system in the automotive industry for vehicle fleet management.