Lippert Components named Jeff Albrecht as its director of new product development to help the company grow its research and development department, according to a news release Monday (Aug. 1).
In his new role, Albrecht will “utilize key OEM relationships and his extensive product knowledge to generate product advancements for the RV, marine, heavy truck and specialty market industries,” the company said in the release.
Albrecht has an 11-year tenure working in Lippert’s research and development department. His history with the company provides insight into the company’s products and customers, according to Lippert Components Vice President of Operations Steve Jenkins.
“Jeff (Albrecht) really understands what Lippert’s customers need from our products and is a significant asset for determining the various directions we will take with our products,” Jenkins said. “His understanding of our current products, their progression over the years and his cultivated knowledge of component development have been essential over the last decade. We are excited to see him continue to flourish in his new role and continue to provide us with expert guidance within the realm of product development.”
Jeff Albrecht can be reached at [email protected]