(Nov. 3, 2016) — As of Sept. 30, the company had a net cash position of $45 million, an improvement of $83 million from a net debt position of $38 million at the beginning of the year, even after $34 million of acquisitions, $22 million for capital expenditures and $22 million of dividend payments.
(Nov. 2, 2016) — Elkhart-based Lippert Components has promoted Brenden Bosworth to the newly-created aftermarket national sales manager for LCI’s Alternate Channels.
(Nov. 1, 2016) — Lippert Components, Inc. (LCI) recently hired Yan Cyr as regional sales manager for Eastern Canada. Based in Montreal, Quebec, Cyr will manage aftermarket sales throughout Ontario, Quebec, and the Maritime Provinces.
(Oct. 28, 2016) — Lippert Components, Inc. (LCI) recently appointed Brenden Bosworth to aftermarket national sales manager for LCI’s Alternate Channels. Based in Chicago, Ill., Bosworth will be working to develop and support LCI stock and inventory with retailers on a national level.
(Oct. 27, 2016) — Products acquired in the acquisition include seating frames and related components, as well as Atwood’s manual, power and scissor jacks, leveling systems and controls, couplers and hitch balls, fifth wheel landing gear and braking components.
(Oct. 24, 2016) — With a newly designed LED interface and an integrated tongue jack, Ground Control TT levels travel trailers in under three minutes by simply pressing the auto level button.
(Oct. 12, 2016) — Elkhart-based Lippert Components has promoted Marcus Montie to general manager of the E-Coat Division, Plant 72. He previously served as head of the R&D team and he has more than 15 years of management in the automotive industry.
(Oct. 11, 2016) — Lippert Components, Inc. (LCI) announced Marcus Montie has been promoted to general manager of LCI’s Fabrication and E-Coat Division, Plant 72. LCI acquired its E-Coat division from EA Technologies in January 2015.
(Oct. 7, 2016) — Lippert Components said it is introducing a full line of premium replacement pontoon furniture for the marine aftermarket channel.
(Sept. 28, 2016) — An Indiana state-funded welder training program is starting to bear fruit for Lippert Components and Elkhart County’s growing recreational vehicle industry, which is needy for skilled workers.
(Sept. 28, 2016) — Lippert Components in Elkhart says they’re going totally smoke-free, Jan. 1, 2017. According to the CDC, about 17% of adults in the U.S. smoke cigarettes. Michelle Kovacevich is one of them; she works in accounts payable at Lippert.
(Sept. 26, 2016) — Elkhart-based Lippert Components has named Ben Dvorak regional sales manager for the southern territory.
(Sept. 23, 2016) — Lippert Components, Inc. (LCI) recently hired Ben Dvorak as regional sales manager for the southern territory. Based in Dallas, Texas, Dvorak will manager aftermarket sales throughout Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, New Mexico, Louisiana and Arkansas.
(Sept. 22, 2016) — Jason Lippert was recently recognized as a recipient of the Ernestine M. Raclin Community Leadership Award. The annual award, established by 1st Source Bank, honors and encourages leadership in volunteerism through the businesses located within the greater Michiana region.
(Sept. 21, 2016) — Lippert Components, Inc. (LCI) recently introduced the latest innovation in their RV entry step product line, the SolidStep. LCI’s SolidStep is a totally new design featuring patent pending technology.
(Sept. 20, 2016) — Capitalizing on the unused airspace above the jackknife sofa in the rear slide-out of the all new fifth-wheel floor plan, Heartland’s Elkridge introduces the suspended EuroLoft bed lift system, manufactured at Lippert Components’ Project 2000 division in Florence, Italy.
(Sept. 16, 2016) — Lippert Components, Inc. (LCI) announced its automatic leveling system for travel trailers, Ground Control TT, will be featured on Keystone RV’s 2017 Laredo, Impact, Carbon, Sprinter and Cougar product lines as standard on select models.
(Sept. 9, 2016) — Lippert Components announced today, effective Jan. 1, the company will be extending its spring axle warranty to 6 years, and its torsion axle warranty to 11 years.
(Aug. 25, 2016) — Chris Greer has been named director of technical sales, motorized. Zach Inbody was named technical sales and applications team manager, towable for the electronics division, Innovative Design Solutions.
(Aug. 16, 2016) — Beau Sirpilla, a rising junior at High Point University, interned with Lippert Components in Elkhart, Ind., this summer. He went through three key business units – sales and marketing, manufacturing and operations.