LEARN MORE ABOUT WHO WE ARE

Get to know more about the company that HAS YOUR BACK.

OUR STORY

Aurora Parts is the leading provider of Aftermarket service solutions for heavy-duty trailering equipment in North America. Aurora’s cutting-edge technology platforms are supported by an industry-leading supply chain and a national network of trailer dealers and product distribution centers. Aurora’s National Account program, FleetPerform, helps participating fleets increase uptime and lower costs on part sales and repair services for over 3 million trailers under coverage.

Aurora’s expansive product breadth includes parts from over 450 suppliers covering all brands of trailers. Aurora’s eCommerce platform, Aurora Parts to Go (www.AuroraPartsToGo.com), provides an “on the go” solution for equipment owners, small repair shops, and mobile service technicians by connecting them to Aurora dealers and providing an e-catalog of more than 20,000 trailer, chassis, and container parts. Aurora is proud to be the exclusive distributor of Fruehauf, Great Dane, Utility, and Wabash trailer parts.

Aurora Parts currently has three distribution centers to support our dealer network and growing rapidly. Our headquarters facility in Lebanon, IN is over 300,000 sq. ft. and home to over 15,000 SKUs of product. In October 2016, we opened a second facility in Atlanta, GA with over 200,000 sq. ft. to service dealers in the southeast region. Our third facility in Dallas, TX, opened in May 2017, is over 150,000 sq. ft. and services dealers in the southwest region. Our Reno, NV location is scheduled to will open in mid-2023 with 260,000 sq. ft. In 2024 Aurora expects to have 6 Distribution Centers, serving over 600 locations from coast to coast.

Aurora’s skilled employees have many years of experience in the transportation and semi-trailer business as well as manufacturing and aftermarket. Our staff of qualified Customer Care, Sales, and Tech representatives are available to provide support for your trailer, container/chassis, and truck body parts needs. In addition, Aurora’s Purchasing and Product Management teams make sure we maintain high fill rates on parts ordered. Our experienced Warehouse team ensures that parts are picked, boxed and shipped accurately, so you receive your order quickly and in excellent condition.

OUR MISSION AND VALUES

We develop and implement innovative strategies that provide real-time solutions for our customers, focusing on our mission to “Safely get the right parts to the right place at the right time with the right people.”

We focus on education, prevention, and accountability to ensure safety is no accident.

SAFETY

We are dedicated to creating the best experience for our Stakeholders.

CUSTOMER-centric

We know the best outcomes result from great people united in a common cause.

TEAM WORK

We recognize that life is not about what you get but what you give.

COMMUNITY

We leverage technology to continuously improve and create an effortless experience for our Stakeholder’s.

INNOVATION

MEET OUR TEAM

BRAD FULKERSON

President and CEO

BRETT PENZKOFER

CFO/COO

ROB McIlvaine

Chief Technology
Officer

MIKE CONLEY

Sr. Vice President of
Sales

SHELLEY SHEAGLEY

Sr. Vice President of Product & Marketing

Darryl Moon

Sr. Vice President of
Operations

Bob Lueken

Vice President of
Operational Excellence

DAVID STYERS

Vice President of Logistics

Sherri Moore

Director of Human Resources

Eric Ford

Controller

ROB POOSER

Vice President of
Finance

Mark Cook

Director of Sales –
East

Phil Dowden

Director of Sales – West

Buddy Balser

Director of Sales –
National Accounts

Jonathon Eskew

Director of Sales – National Accounts

Betsy Bakies

Director of Dealer
Network Development

Julie Davidson

Director of Marketing

MARK RENAS

Director of Product
Management

Emily Calhoun

Director of Procurement

Lyndsey Henthorn

Director of Demand Planning

BRETT COLLINS

General Manager –
Lebanon PDC

Mike Lowe

General Manager – Atlanta PDC

SCOTT BOREN

General Manager –
Dallas PDC

Chris Gaarenstroom

General Manager – Reno PDC

OUR CULTURE

At Aurora Parts, we are deeply committed to one another and those we serve. By working collaboratively with a friendly, caring attitude, intelligence and the toughest work ethic we are confident we further strengthen our long-standing relationships and success as the leader in the heavy-duty trailer aftermarket. We drive meaningful additional value for every stakeholder – our employees, customers, suppliers, shareowners, and the communities in which we live and work.

We tirelessly focus on the advancement of our people, processes, systems, and product offerings as these drive Aurora’s success, as well as the success of our dealer and fleet customers. We all depend on each other to make it easier every day to do business together and keep heavy-duty trucks and trailers on the roads successfully delivering goods to support our standards of living.