Lippert Components® hires Jim Menefee as new Regional Operations Manager
Elkhart, Ind. – Lippert Components, Inc. (LCI®) announced today that Jim Menefee has been named Regional Operations Manager to support LCI’s operations including many of the regional facilities outside Elkhart County.
"Jim adds valuable industry knowledge and experience in operations management that will prove highly valuable to our ongoing goals of organic growth and new product creation. His previous roles leading multiple facilities, both internationally and in the U.S., will help make us even more successful in the markets we do business. We couldn’t be happier to welcome Jim aboard," commented Jason Lippert, CEO of Lippert Components.
Menefee brings more than 15 years of successful international experience to LCI. Most recently, Menefee held the position of Group Vice President – Firearms & Accessories for Remington Outdoor Company where he was responsible for four manufacturing facilities, one wood stock facility and one accessories distribution facility. In the years prior to his work with Remington, Menefee was Vice President of Operations for Dometic Corporation, directing eight manufacturing facilities in the U.S., one in China and one in Mexico. Menefee holds a Bachelor of Science from Southeastern Oklahoma State University and a Master’s in Business Administration from Cameron University in Oklahoma.
“I am excited to join the LCI team. Helping to grow and develop people is my passion, and I am humbled to join such a people-focused group. As a resource, I am eager to help the team grow and achieve our long term competitive strategies,” said Jim Menefee.
Menefee will help further LCI’s operational goals using his years of operational experience in the fields of electronics, refrigeration and awnings. He will oversee operations both internationally and at certain LCI plants located within the U.S. Jim is set to begin his position with LCI on July 1st, 2016.
Menefee can be reached at email@example.com
From over 70 manufacturing and distribution facilities located throughout North America and Europe, LCI Industries, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Lippert Components, Inc., supplies, domestically and internationally, a broad array of highly engineered components for the leading OEMs in the recreation and transportation product markets, consisting of recreational vehicles and adjacent industries, including buses; trailers used to haul boats, livestock, equipment, and other cargo; trucks; boats; trains; manufactured homes; and modular housing. The Company also supplies engineered components to the related aftermarkets of these industries primarily by selling to retail dealers, wholesale distributors, and service centers. LCI's products include steel chassis and related components; axles and suspension solutions; slide-out mechanisms and solutions; thermoformed bath, kitchen, and other products; vinyl, aluminum, and frameless windows; manual, electric, and hydraulic stabilizer and leveling systems; entry, luggage, patio, and ramp doors; furniture and mattresses; electric and manual entry steps; awnings and awning accessories; electronic components; appliances; televisions, sound systems, navigation systems, and backup cameras; and other accessories. Additional information about LCI and its products can be found at www.lci1.com.
Lippert Components, Inc.
3501 County Road 6 East
Elkhart, IN 46514