Dayco, a leading engine product and drive systems manufacturer for the automotive, heavy-duty and industrial market segments, has announced that Craig Frohock joins Dayco Aftermarket and Belts as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective January 16, 2023.
Reporting directly to the Board of Dayco, Craig is responsible for the business unit’s global operational performance and strategic direction.
For the past six years, Frohock has held several senior leadership roles with Tenneco. Most recently he was the Group Vice President and General Manager of the company’s OE Ride Control business and prior to that he served as the Group Vice President and General Manager of its Integrated Supply Chain operations within the global aftermarket business.
He also served as Group Vice President and General Manager of the company’s aftermarket Chassis business and the Sealing, Engine and Under hood services business.
Prior to joining Tenneco, his career included 19 years at Meritor, Inc. where he held positions of increasing responsibilities, including leading the aftermarket business.
Frohock earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Business Administration degree from Oakland University.
“I am incredibly excited to join Dayco, a company with a rich history, a great brand and a strong market presence,” said Frohock. “I’m truly humbled by the opportunity to lead such a capable team as the company enters its next chapter.”
Dayco is a global leader in the research, design, manufacture and distribution of essential engine drive systems and aftermarket services for automotive, truck, construction, agriculture, and industrial applications.
Through its expertise in transferring power quietly and efficiently, Dayco has emerged as the leading global system solutions provider for hybrid electric vehicles.
Dayco’s 100+ years of experience in drive systems allows it to equip all customer applications around the world with the most effective drive systems to meet customer-specific performance requirements.
Dayco’s world-class global distribution network services the aftermarket industry with a full offering of kits and products to meet each local market’s need.
It accomplishes this with a dedicated global team that respects one another, shows humility through continuous learning, and acts like owners in everything it does.
Dayco has more than 40 locations in 22 countries and over 3,600 associates.
For more information about Dayco, visit the Company’s website at www.dayco.com