Neapco Components, LLC, Vice President, Steve Ditlow Announces Retirement

Tim Goode to Succeed Steve Ditlow as Vice President, Aftermarket Sales and Marketing

Pottstown, PA – July 11, 2018/PR News Wire -- Neapco Holdings, LLC, named as one of the world’s fastest growing private companies in the United States as an automotive and non-automotive supplier of driveline products, today announced Steve Ditlow has elected to retire as Vice President, Aftermarket Sales and Marketing. Effective immediately, Tim Goode has been appointed to the position of Vice President, Aftermarket Sales and Marketing. Steve will continue in a supporting role to assure a smooth transition.

With 49 years of dedicated service, Steve Ditlow started at Neapco in August of 1969 and has the longest full-time continuous service with the company. His career started in the Engineering Department, then moved into many positions in Production, Planning, and Sales. Steve was Plant Manager for operations in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. He also managed the Aftermarket Driveline Service Unit, and was promoted to the position of Vice President, Aftermarket Sales and Marketing, thereafter. Under his leadership, the Aftermarket Components Division has grown steadily with the Neapco Brands prominently positioned in the Marketplace.

Tim has over 30 years of experience within the Commercial Truck, Automotive, Off-Highway, and Motor Sports Markets. Prior to joining Neapco, Tim was the Director of Sales for AxleTech International for North America and Australia. He was instrumental in the growth of the Aftermarket for the Off-Highway and Motor Sports divisions. During his career, Tim was Vice President of Sales at WAI Global and for more than 20 years, held Sales Management positions at Dana Corporation in their Commercial and Automotive Divisions. In his new role with Neapco, Tim will be responsible for leading the Aftermarket Sales Organization, Marketing, Customer Service, Product Management, and E-commerce Business for The Neapco Components Aftermarket Division.

Neapco Holdings, LLC, was founded in 1921, in New Haven, Connecticut, as New England Auto Products Corp. In 2021, the Company will be celebrating its 100th year anniversary. Neapco’s highly respected products are developed and produced by a diverse team of approximately 3,000 employees located in 5 countries. Neapco’s headquarters are in Farmington Hills, Michigan. Further information about Neapco is available at neapco.com.