Inteva Products, LLC
Inteva Products, LLC is a leading global automotive supplier providing automakers with innovative, reliable, environmentally friendly products that enhance vehicle quality, safety and performance. Inteva has global resources for engineering, manufacturing and customer service for Closure Systems, Interior Systems, Motors & Electronics, and Roof Systems and is focused on achieving sustained global growth, providing excellent customer service and driving innovation.
The tier-one supplier was founded on innovative solutions and the use of applied technology to drive value-based solutions. While Inteva was formed in 2008, its legacy of experience and innovation spans nearly 150 years with its predecessor companies.
Growth strategies include expanding business with existing customers, attracting new customers, introducing new product offerings, and making selective acquisitions.
The company currently serves more than 100 automotive customers around the world with a workforce that includes more than 12,000 people in 50 sites on five continents.
Inteva maintains its World Headquarters in Troy, Michigan USA.
With more than 40 years of experience in the automotive industry, Lon Offenbacher has led Inteva through a transition from an automotive components business unit in a publicly traded company to a privately held supplier for more than 100 automakers around the world.
Lon and his Executive Staff have achieved significant success in launching Inteva, integrating acquisitions and expanding their product portfolio. Offenbacher’s leadership and broad operational business experience prepared him well for his current assignment. His Executive Staff leaders have roots in a diverse range of industries, enabling Inteva to manage in a rapidly changing global marketplace. With Inteva’s strong leadership, the company successfully provides its global customers with competitive, reliable products and services.
Offenbacher was named 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year, Michigan and Northern Ohio Region, and a finalist in the National Entrepreneur of the Year awards. He received the 2018 Executive Leadership Award from the Marketing & Sales Executives of Detroit (MSED) and has also been recognized as a 2015 Most Valuable Professional (MVP) by Corp! magazine.
A native of Dayton, Ohio, Offenbacher received a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Purdue University in 1975, and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Dayton in 1983. He also completed training from the American Graduate School of International Management in 1996.