STEMCO, an EnPro Industries company (NYSE: NPO) and leading manufacturer of heavy-duty components and solutions for commercial vehicles, has announced the promotion of Chip Stuhr to the role of Vice President, Sales and Marketing. With his deep experience, this move signals the manufacturer’s commitment to enhancing the value they bring to the customer base.
“Chip has a tremendous understanding of the industry and truly values the customer relationship,” said Eric Vaillancourt, president of STEMCO. “He has proven to be a culture builder and innovative thinker, and is committed to being an industry leader. His vision and integrity will help propel STEMCO into our next chapter.”
Stuhr began working at STEMCO in 2004 as a district sales manager, and has held multiple leadership roles in sales, marketing, product and general management.
“The commercial vehicle industry is experiencing tremendous change, and STEMCO will continue to adapt and innovate,” said Stuhr. “I am honored and humbled to lead STEMCO’s commercial arm through what is shaping up to be one of the most exciting transformations the industry has ever seen. I am confident we will remain at the forefront.”
Before his promotion, Stuhr held the role of director of aftermarket sales, Americas, and has been with the company for 15 years. Stuhr earned his master’s degree in business administration from LeTourneau University, located in Longview, Texas—where STEMCO is headquartered. He also has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities.