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Coastal Automotive Wins 2018 GM Supplier of the Year Award

Coastal Automotive Wins 2018 GM Supplier of the Year Award

Coastal Automotive has earned recognition from General Motors as one of its 2018 Supplier of the Year award recipients. Considered the top honor awarded by GM to its suppliers, the Supplier of the Year award is reserved for suppliers who separate themselves from other...

Coastal Automotive achieves perfect IATF audit score

Coastal Automotive achieves perfect IATF audit score

Coastal Automotive creates products that ensure safety and ultimately save lives, which means we need systems and regulations in place to ensure we run efficiently and meet the high standards our customers have come to expect. There is no better confirmation of our...

Coastal Automotive Partners with University of Michigan Solar Car Team

Coastal Automotive Partners with University of Michigan Solar Car Team

It’s not everyday that we get the opportunity to create a product that would help a vehicle complete a 1,877 mile trip across the Australian outback, run solely by power from the sun. That was the task at hand when we partnered with Chae Woo Lim, engineering director...

Coastal Auto Wins 2017 GM Supplier Quality Excellence Award

Coastal Auto Wins 2017 GM Supplier Quality Excellence Award

Coastal Automotive was awarded the 2017 General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award for the second year in a row during GM’s Supplier Quality Excellence awards ceremony held Wednesday, Oct. 17. General Motors has recognized suppliers with the Quality Award since...

Coastal Automotive Hires Regional Manager for Mexico

Coastal Automotive Hires Regional Manager for Mexico

Coastal Automotive has hired Luis Olmos González as regional manager for the Mexico region to better serve OEM and Tier 1 suppliers. In this role, Olmos will provide engineering support with Coastal Automotive’s passive safety products. Olmos is Coastal Automotive’s...

Q1 New Hires

Q1 New Hires

Coastal Automotive has been experiencing tremendous growth. In the first quarter we added many team members including several leadership positions. New additions include Ken Wagner as Chief Financial Officer, Todd...

IATF-16949

IATF-16949

This year, Coastal Automotive earned the IATF 16949 certification. This certification highlights the development of a process-oriented quality management system that provides continual improvement, defect prevention and reduction of variation and waste in the supply...

Coastal Group Hires Ken Wagner as Chief Financial Officer

Coastal Group Hires Ken Wagner as Chief Financial Officer

Holland, MI, 03/27/2018 – Coastal Group, a diversified holding company, has hired Ken Wagner as Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Wagner will oversee and support financials for all Coastal Group businesses. Wagner will serve a critical role in the accelerating...

2016 Supplier Quality Excellence Award

2016 Supplier Quality Excellence Award

Last month our team was honored with the 2016 Supplier Quality Excellence award from General Motors.  Although there was some delay in issuing the award, the recognition is still important to our team. This is the first time Coastal Automotive has received...

Coastal Automotive Hires Adeel Baig as Vice President of Global Sales

Coastal Automotive Hires Adeel Baig as Vice President of Global Sales

Coastal Automotive, a Tier 1 global automotive company, has hired Adeel Baig as Vice President of Global Sales. Baig will work with OEMs and Tier 1 automotive suppliers to provide Coastal Automotive’s sound mitigation and energy absorption products around the world....