DETROIT - Fred Hubacker, who headed New Venture Gear Inc. for five years, has been named vice chairman of interior systems supplier Venture Industries Corp. of Fraser, Mich.
Hubacker will be responsible for business development and joint ventures at Venture Industries, a privately held supplier, which posted sales last year of $2.3 billion. He will direct sales, marketing, customer business teams and finance.
Venture Industries CEO Larry Winget said Hubacker will help the company increase its technology and its worldwide operations.
Hubacker is the former CEO of New Venture Gear of Troy, Mich. Before that he was president of Textron Automotive Co. of Troy.