Dan Rader of Mevotech has been appointed to CAWA’s Manufacturers' Advisory Council.
“We are pleased to have Dan join our leadership team and contribute to our discussions of current and future industry issues," said Young Suhr Jr., chair of the Board of Directors. “We look forward to his participation and contributions which will assist the association in achieving its goals as an effective and valuable automotive aftermarket industry organization."
Rader is the U.S. sales team’s vice president of sales for Mevotech. He will focus on the U.S. WD business and new business development, expansion into adjacent markets, training, fleets and helping customers grow their chassis and hub business.
He has a proven track record in the areas of product and category management. He has held several progressive positions with organizations including Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance for Auto-Value & Bumper-to-Bumper and Carquest.
Rader received a bachelor's degree in automotive aftermarket management from Northwood University and holds the Automotive Aftermarket Professional (AAP) designation from the University of the Aftermarket.