RideTech is proud to announce the appointment of Kyle Obermeier as Engineering Project Manager. In this newly created role, Obermeier brings comprehensive experience from his United States Marine Corps and manufacturing background. Kyle served five years in the military as a Jet Engine Mechanic. Following his time in the Marines, Obermeier earned a B.S. in Industrial Supervision from the University of Southern Indiana. Kyle spent the last 12 years working in Product Development and Project Management roles for office/hospitality furniture manufacturers.
RideTech is investing heavily in Research and Development by constructing a larger Engineering Department, purchasing new equipment and attracting talented professionals for key management roles. “With a long list of new product designs in queue, Kyle’s project management experience is a welcome addition to RideTech’s exceptional engineering team,” RideTech President and CEO Bret Voelkel said. “RideTech customers are already reaping the benefits of our accelerated R&D program. We’re equally thrilled that Kyle brings military experience to the department. We thank him for his service to our great country”.
“The automotive aftermarket is an exciting industry,” said Obermeier. “I’m impressed with the passion and creativity shown by custom car and truck enthusiasts. Since everyone at RideTech shares that very same passion, the team-oriented environment is ideal for building innovative, high quality products.”
RideTech is continuously adapting to the highly-competitive suspension market by welcoming exceptionally talented people to all facets of its business. The brand looks forward to an exciting, successful year in 2019 and beyond.
ABOUT RIDETECH –
RideTech manufactures high performance suspension components and systems that improve the handling and ride quality of muscle cars, trucks and hot rods. From restored and show cars, to high-speed autocross and track day cars, RideTech offers a wide range of premium products including air suspension systems (air ride), coilovers, shock absorbers, coil and leaf springs, tubular a-arms arms, roll bars, sway bars and much more. RideTech-equipped vehicles have won every prominent award in the aftermarket including Street Machine of the Year, Street Rod of the Year, Truck of the Year, the Ridler Award, America’s Most Beautiful Roadster, Goodguys Autocross, Hot Rod of the Year and so much more.