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Press Release: HDA Truck Pride President & CEO Don Reimondo Named as Recipient of 2020 Heavy Duty Aftermarket Industry Hall of Fame Award

Date: January 21, 2020

Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) 2020, North America’s largest gathering of the independent heavy duty industry, today announced that Don Reimondo, President and CEO of HDA Truck Pride, will be honored as the 14th recipient of the Heavy Duty Aftermarket Industry Hall of Fame Award on January 28, 2020 during the annual HDAW industry gathering.

For the past 14 years, Don has served as President and CEO of HDA Truck Pride, North America’s largest independent commercial vehicle aftermarket marketing organization, representing 150 distributor companies and over 700 locations. Previously, Don held the position of Senior Vice President of Customer Relationship Management for the Affinia Group, where he was responsible for global sales across all market channels for the company’s global brands, including Raybestos brakes, Spicer chassis, and Wix filters.

Don has been on the Board of Directors of several industry organizations, including the Auto Care Association and the Commercial Vehicle Solutions Network. He also serves on the Board of Governors at Cleary University in Ann Arbor, Michigan, as well as the Automotive Aftermarket Advisory Board at Northwood University.
“Don has enjoyed a long and successful career in the industry trenches. We are thrilled to honor him with this award in honor of his dedication, leadership and commitment to excellence. Please join me in celebrating this honor as it is granted to one of the industry’s best and brightest stars,” commented Tim Bauer, Vice President of Eaton Aftermarket North America.

The 2020 event and Hall of Fame Award presentation will take place at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center, January 27-30, 2020, in Grapevine, TX, the new home of the annual conference. Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week 2020 is the industry’s only place to discover relevant education, strategic supplier networking and critical purchasing opportunities to tackle the challenges ahead. For more information, visit

The 15th annual HDAW will be held Jan. 27-30, 2020 in the Dallas suburb of Grapevine, TX. HDAW is the largest North American gathering of the independent heavy duty aftermarket industry. More than 2,500 executives and managers from the U.S., Canada and six other countries – including distributors, suppliers, service providers, educators and industry media – attended the 2019 conference in Las Vegas.

HDAW is a business-to-business, executive conference presented by a joint operating committee of industry leaders from 12 distinguished industry associations: American Council of Frame and Alignment Specialists (ACOFAS), Association of Diesel Specialists (ADS), Auto Care Association/HDDA, Commercial Vehicle Solutions Network (CVSN), HDA Truck Pride, Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA), APRA's Heavy Duty Remanufacturing Group (HDRG), International Truck Parts Association (ITPA), Overseas Automotive Council (OAC), Power Heavy Duty, Service Specialists Association (SSA) and VIPAR Heavy Duty.

For more information, go to or contact W.T. Glasgow, conference management, at 708.226.1300.