TROY, Mich., Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ArvinMeritor's (NYSE: ARM)
Commercial Vehicle Systems (CVS) business has announced the appointment of Art
Waldowski as vice president of Purchasing, effective Nov. 1, 2007
Art will be responsible for leading the global purchasing team and
implementing the worldwide procurement strategy for CVS. He will also focus on
driving the Direct Material Optimization (DMO) program and strengthening and
diversifying the supply base.
Art spent the past eight years with Valeo in Auburn Hills, Mich., most
recently as the division director for North American Purchasing. Prior to
that, he held various purchasing positions within ITT and GM. He has more than
20 years of purchasing experience in the automotive industry.
Art holds a bachelor's of science degree in Business Administration from
Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan.
ArvinMeritor, Inc. is a premier global supplier of a broad range of
integrated systems, modules and components to the motor vehicle industry. The
company serves light vehicle, commercial truck, trailer and specialty original
equipment manufacturers and certain aftermarkets. Headquartered in Troy,
Mich., ArvinMeritor employs approximately 19,000 people in 25 countries.
ArvinMeritor common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the
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