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Inteva Products Builds New Facility in Czech Republic


Grand Opening to Take Place on April 21, 2016

TROY, Mich., April 19, 2016 – Inteva Products, LLC, a leading global Tier One automotive supplier of engineered components and systems, has recently opened a new state-of-the-art facility in Rychnov, Czech Republic. The new facility produces window regulators and latches for Inteva’s European customers and currently employs 250 people, with plans for additional growth.

Inteva’s leadership team, led by President, CEO and Founder Lon Offenbacher, will celebrate the grand opening of the new facility on April 21, 2016 during an invitation-only event. Employees, customers and suppliers, and dignitaries will attend the event, which will include a plant tour, lunch, and a ceremonial ribbon-cutting. Dignitaries will include Martin Puta, Governor of the Liberec region, and Tomas Levinsky, Mayor of Rychnov.

“I’m honored to join our Rychnov employees and guests in celebrating the opening of this new facility,” said Mr. Offenbacher. “Inteva's strategic global presence ensures that our teams around the world are well-positioned to meet the needs of our customers. We look forward to this chapter in Rychnov and we envision a long and prosperous future with continued support and partnership between our employees, suppliers, and customers.”

Since it was founded in 2008, Inteva has grown dramatically and tripled its global footprint with new facilities in all regions of the world. Eastern Europe is a critical region in Inteva’s global growth plans. Not only is Inteva opening this facility in Rychnov this month, the company will also celebrate the opening of a new manufacturing site in Oradea, Romania on May 4.

About 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 and Electronics, and Roof Systems. Formed in 2008, the tier-one supplier is focused on achieving sustained global growth, providing excellent customer service and driving innovation. Inteva was founded on INnovative solutions and the use of applied TEchnology to drive VAlue-based solutions. Inteva employs more than 15,000 people in 18 countries and is headquartered in Troy, Michigan USA.

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