Endera announced Mark Barczak as the director of manufacturing in Ohio. The manufacturing facility in Ottawa, Ohio, gives Endera the capability to deliver commercial electric vehicles in all 50 states.
Barczak brings nearly 30 years of experience designing, leading, and driving large-scale and highly efficient manufacturing solutions. Barczak most recently worked in the sales department of Forest River Inc. and has enjoyed a varied manufacturing career that spanned all functional levels over several major organizations. He has extensive OEM engineering and sales experience in the bus, ambulance and work truck markets. He started his career in transportation with Goshen Coach and McCoy-Miller in 1992. He was also formerly director of engineering with Supreme Corporation. He specializes in developing highly customized purpose-built vehicle designs.
“In the newly created position, Mark is directly responsible for streamlining the production line and implementing best practices to accelerate manufacturing process to meet the growing demand for new commercial electric vehicles,” said John Walsh, Endera’s chief executive officer. “Having Mark on our team presents an opportunity to be a changemaker and to create better and more efficient ways to manufacture Endera commercial vehicles. He will help nurture and develop the on-site company culture, focusing on creating an environment that enhances the manufacturing of commercial electric vehicles through innovation.”