A. Edward Owen Named President And CEO, ZF Of North America
A. Edward Owen recently joined ZF-NA after 23 years in executive positions with Borg Warner.
He managed the Remanufacturing Division in Ottawa, 111., for 11 years and was head of Borg Warner Brazil from 1979 until 1983. Most recently, he was vice president/general manager of Borg Warner Clutch Systems, in charge of worldwide clutch operations with plants in four overseas locations and a major distribution center in Chicago.
ZF of North America, Inc., is a subsidiary of Zahnradfabrik Friedrichshafen AG (ZF-AG), West Germany, and as such the exclusive sales and service organization for the North American market—providing transmissions, drivetrains, axles and steering gears for passenger cars, on- and off-highway vehicles and equipment as well as marine applications to North American customers since 1979.
ZF-NA also maintains an OE sales/application engineering office in Farmington Hills, Mich., near Detroit.
In addition, ZF-AG has installed manufacturing companies to serve the American market: ZF-Transmissions Inc., Gainesville, Ga., and ZF-Steering Gear (US) in Brewer, Maine.
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