Haldex Sponsors Northwood University StudentCompany Announcement/Press release - 2017-02-07
Haldex Sponsors Northwood University Student to Attend
Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week
Kansas City, Missouri (January 25, 2017) – Haldex, a leading global manufacturer of air brake systems for trucks, trailers and buses, is pleased to sponsor a Northwood University student to attend Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW), January 23-26th in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Miss Elizabeth Niemi, a junior at Northwood University in Midland, Michigan will attend HDAW and participate in all activities including: customer meetings, tradeshow booth interactions, as well as connect with industry leaders and learn more about the heavy duty aftermarket and its future.
“Haldex is pleased to sponsor Miss Niemi as she pursues her degree in Automotive Aftermarket Management,” said Mark Owen, VP of North America Aftermarket Sales, “We hope her participation in HDAW will expand her awareness about the industry and the many opportunities available in this field.”
Tim Kraus, President and Chief Operating Officer, the Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association said, “HDMA has been highly successful in introducing well over 120 potential future professionals to our industry, via our HDMA intern program with Northwood University. Our HDMA supplier members and now many independent distributors are seeing the great value in exposing this high-potential group of university students to our industry.”
HDAW is the largest North American gathering of independent heavy-duty aftermarket leaders. HDAW will provide education sessions, networking time, yielding increased opportunities to meet prospective business partners and peers.