Kindem brings aftermarket experience to ArvinMeritor

April 19, 2007

Todd Kindem has been appointed director of North American sales and marketing for ArvinMeritor Inc.'s Commercial Vehicle Aftermarket (CVA) business.

Kindem is responsible for CVA's strategic sales growth plan, which includes increasing the company's portfolio of remanufactured components.

Prior to joining ArvinMeritor, Kindem was director of global heavy vehicle sales for Dana Corp.'s Heavy Vehicle Technologies and Systems Service business unit. He has held a variety of management positions at Dana, Eaton Corp., Horton Industries and the Phillips Temro Division of The Budd Co.

Kindem will be located in CVA's Florence, Ky., Parts Distribution Center and executive offices.

ArvinMeritor's Commercial Vehicle Aftermarket group offers replacement parts for the company's braking systems, drive axles, trailer axles and suspension products in North America and in Europe.

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